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Zambia must treat children suffering from lead poisoning, clean up former mine area – UN experts 7/29/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Zambia
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Special Rapporteur on toxics and human rights
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Extreme poverty
  • Transnational corporations
  • Toxics and human rights
E F S R C A
Witchcraft killings of people with albinism rose during pandemic – UN expert 7/29/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism
  • Albinism
E F S R C A
Disturbing wave of extrajudicial executions on the rise in South Sudan’s Warrap State – UN experts note 7/29/2021
  • Press Releases
  • South Sudan
  • Human Rights Council
  • Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan
  • CoI
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
Racism and xenophobia put human rights of human trafficking victims at risk – UN expert 7/29/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • 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 torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Traffic in persons
  • Migrant workers
  • Human rights defenders
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Health
  • Minorities
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Education
  • Transnational corporations
  • Racism and racial discrimination
E F S R C A
Guatemala: Stop treating indigenous human rights defenders like criminals – UN experts 7/27/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Guatemala
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Right to drinking water
  • Human rights defenders
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
CAR must impartially investigate Bongboto killings and bring killers to justice – UN expert 7/27/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Central African Republic
  • Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Central African Republic
E F S R C A
Myanmar: Expert calls for “COVID ceasefire”; urges new UN resolution 7/27/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Myanmar
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
E F S R C A
Palestinian election: Free, fair, democratic and credible vote must include East Jerusalem – UN experts 7/26/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Israel
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Human Rights Committee Adopts Concluding Observations on Report of Togo and Closes One Hundred and Thirty-Second Session 7/23/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Committee
  • Civil and political rights
E F S R C A
Bachelet urges Iran to focus on addressing water crisis in Khuzestan rather than crushing protests 7/23/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Right to drinking water
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