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UN expert visits China to assess human rights situation of older persons 11/22/2019
  • Press Releases
  • China
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Older persons
E F S R C A
Iran: Experts raise alarm at arrests and reported killings, internet shutdown 11/22/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
E F S R C A
UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination to review Cambodia, Colombia, Ireland, Israel, and Uzbekistan 11/22/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Cambodia
  • Colombia
  • Ireland
  • Uzbekistan
  • Israel
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
E F S R C A
LDCs/SIDS workshop concludes with adoption of “Nadi Declaration Towards 2022" 11/22/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
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
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Time to act: Governments urged to improve record on business and human rights ahead of major global forum 11/21/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Business and Human Rights
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Business and human rights
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
Qatar: UN rights expert to assess racism and xenophobia during official visit 11/21/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Qatar
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
E F S R C A
Experts of the Committee against Torture express concern about racially motivated police violence and detention conditions in dialogue with Portugal 11/20/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Portugal
  • Committee against Torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN experts urge States to strengthen protections for children 11/20/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Children
  • Children rights
  • Child labour
  • Children in armed conflicts
E F S R C A
Egypt must free human rights lawyer detained in “double jeopardy” case, say UN experts 11/20/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • WG on Disappearances
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
       
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