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Information Note: Experts send pharma companies, States, EU and WTO letters calling for urgent action on COVID-19 vaccines 10/19/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Business and Human Rights
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Business and human rights
  • Health
  • Extreme poverty
  • Right to development
  • International Order
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
Civil Society Organizations Brief Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women on the Situation of Women in Maldives and Sweden 10/18/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Maldives
  • Sweden
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
E F S R C A
Gender equality in freedom of expression remains a distant goal -UN expert 10/18/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Opens Eightieth Session 10/18/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
E F S R C A
Over-compliance with US sanctions harms Iranians’ right to health 10/18/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Unilateral coercive measures
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • International Order
  • Health
E F S R C A
Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights concludes seventieth session after adopting concluding observations on reports of Kuwait, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bolivia and Nicaragua 10/15/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Kuwait
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
  • Nicaragua
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
E F S R C A
Experts of the Human Rights Committee raise issues concerning anti-corruption measures, training for police and discrimination in dialogue with Armenia 10/15/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Committee
E F S R C A
Honour slain French teacher Samuel Paty by defending rights, defying fundamentalism – UN experts 10/15/2021
  • Press Releases
  • France
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Cultural rights
  • Religious intolerance
  • Education
E F S R C A
UN Women’s Rights Committee to review Maldives, Sweden, Egypt, Yemen, Indonesia, Ecuador, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, South Sudan and South Africa 10/15/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Maldives
  • Sweden
  • Egypt
  • Yemen
  • Indonesia
  • Ecuador
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Russian Federation
  • South Sudan
  • South Africa
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women rights
E F S R C A
Come clean about persecution of human rights defenders, UN expert tells governments 10/14/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
       
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