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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
Hate speech: UN experts make joint call for action by states and social media firms 9/23/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Independent expert on Somalia
  • Independent Expert on Mali
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Religious intolerance
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Minorities
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Violence against women
  • Traffic in persons
  • International Order
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Extreme poverty
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Terrorism
  • Women
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
Qatar: UN expert welcomes solidarity agenda, urges more action on climate change and migrants’ human rights 9/11/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Qatar
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
E F S R C A
Qatar: UN human rights expert visits to assess international solidarity agenda 8/29/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Qatar
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
E F S R C A
Italy: UN experts condemn criminalisation of migrant rescues and threats to the independence of judiciary 7/18/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Italy
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Human rights defenders
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Violence against women
  • Migration and Human Rights
E F S R C A
Italy: UN experts condemn bill to fine migrant rescuers 5/20/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Italy
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Traffic in persons
  • Trafficking
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Human rights defenders
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
E F S R C A
UN experts call for solidarity with people affected by Africa cyclone 4/1/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Independent expert on the right to development
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Right to drinking water
  • Environment
  • Right to development
  • Health
  • Older persons
  • International Order
E F S R C A
UN experts urge more action on inequalities that threaten peace and security, development, and human rights 12/4/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Joint Statement
  • 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
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Right to development
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • International Order
  • Health
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Migrant workers
  • Minorities
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Women
E F S R C A
Migrant caravan: States have duty to protect human rights 11/28/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Guatemala
  • Honduras
  • Mexico
  • United States of America
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Health
  • Adequate housing
  • Human rights defenders
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Traffic in persons
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Women
  • Migrant workers
E F S R C A
Legal changes and climate of hatred threaten migrants’ rights in Italy, say UN experts 11/21/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Italy
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • 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 Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Migrant workers
  • Minorities
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Slavery
  • Traffic in persons
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • African Descent
  • Sale of children
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
E F S R C A
       
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