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Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities closes its twenty-second session 9/20/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Disability
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Experts of the Committee on the rights of the child note good laws in Portugal but raise questions about their effective implementation 9/20/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Children rights
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Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Marta Hurtado 9/20/2019
  • Press Releases
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Experts of the Committee on the rights of the child discuss the protection of rights in schools with the republic of Korea 9/19/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Children rights
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UN expert on right to development visits Switzerland 9/19/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Switzerland
  • SR right to development
  • Right to development
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UN torture prevention body concludes visit to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 9/19/2019
  • Press Releases
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of the Committee against Torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
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Human rights: Reported reprisals on the rise, says UN 9/19/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Reprisals
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Uzbekistan: UN rights expert in first visit to assess independence of justice system 9/18/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Independence of judiciary
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Committee on the Rights of the Child concludes consideration of reports of Georgia under the Optional Protocol on the sale of children and on children in armed conflict 9/17/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Children rights
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United Nations Climate Action Summit
New York, 23 September 2019
9/17/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • 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
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • SR right to development
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Independent Expert on human rights and extreme poverty
  • Environment
  • Right to food
  • Right to drinking water
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Transnational corporations
  • Right to development
  • Extreme poverty
  • Health
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
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