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Lebanon: UN experts decry incidents of excessive force against protesters 11/26/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Lebanon
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Extreme poverty
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Women
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
UN experts urge swift repatriation of Irish woman and child from Turkey to Ireland 11/21/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Ireland
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • WG on Disappearances
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Women
  • Violence against women
  • Women rights
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
Time for world leaders to honour 25-year-old promises and renew their commitments on women’s rights, say human rights experts 11/11/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Eritrea
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Independent expert on Somalia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Women
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Extreme poverty
  • Leprosy
  • Right to food
  • Toxic waste
  • Health
  • Human rights defenders
  • Migrant workers
  • Older persons
  • Religious intolerance
  • Sale of children
  • Slavery
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Violence against women
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
Joint Statement by UN human rights experts 11/11/2019
  • Statements/Messages
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Women
E F S R C A
Chile: UN experts condemn excessive use of force and acts of violence in recent protests 11/8/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Chile
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Extreme poverty
  • Women rights
  • Women
E F S R C A
Israel: UN experts express grave concerns over detention of Heba Al-Labadi, call for her release 10/31/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Violence against women
  • Women
  • Women rights
E F S R C A
UN expert group concludes its first ever session in Africa 10/24/2019
  • Statements/Messages
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Women
E F S R C A
International Day of the Girl Child,11 October 2019
Agents for change: Girls take up the fight for a better world
10/10/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Women
  • Violence against women
  • Cultural rights
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Health
  • Human rights defenders
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Minorities
  • Sale of children
  • Slavery
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Trafficking
  • Traffic in persons
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
Saudi Arabia: UN experts urge freedom for Loujain Al-Hathloul after 500 days in prison 9/27/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on religious intolerance
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Violence against women
  • Religious intolerance
  • Terrorism
  • Women
  • Freedom of association
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
International Safe Abortion Day
28 September 2019
9/27/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Violence against women
  • Women
  • Health
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
       
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