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Burundi: UN experts denounce jail terms given to journalists before elections 2/20/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Burundi
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights' dialogue with Belgium discusses impact of taxation, climate change and poverty policies on rights 2/20/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Belgium
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • Economic social and cultural rights
E F S R C A
Deliberate Starvation and Corruption hallmarks of conflict in South Sudan say UN Human Rights Experts 2/20/2020
  • Press Releases
  • South Sudan
  • CoI
  • Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan
  • Human Rights Council
  • CoI
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
New Zealand: housing crisis requires bold human rights response, says UN expert 2/20/2020
  • Press Releases
  • New Zealand
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Adequate housing
E F S R C A
Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women asks Bulgaria about domestic violence and the Istanbul Convention 2/19/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Bulgaria
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women
  • Women rights
E F S R C A
Human Rights Council to hold its forty-third regular session from 24 February to 20 March 2020 2/19/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
Japan: Efforts to protect rights of persons affected by leprosy must continue – UN expert 2/19/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Japan
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • Leprosy
E F S R C A
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Visit of the Special Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing to New Zealand
2/19/2020
  • Press Releases
  • New Zealand
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Adequate housing
E F S R C A
In dialogue with Afghanistan, Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women stresses that the future peace agreement should preserve hard-won gains for women 2/18/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Afghanistan
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women
E F S R C A
Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights raises the impact of extractive industries in its dialogue with Guinea 2/18/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • Economic social and cultural rights
E F S R C A
       
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