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Switzerland: Two abducted girls held at grim Syria camp must be returned home – UN experts 4/22/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Switzerland
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Terrorism
  • Traffic in persons
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Minorities
  • Right to food
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Women
  • Women rights
  • Adequate housing
  • Right to drinking water
  • Violence against women
  • Health
E F S R C A
In Dialogue with Belgium, Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Asks about Lack of Data on Ethic Origin and the Removal of Belgian Nationality 4/21/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
E F S R C A
Russia: UN experts say Navalny in “serious danger”, call for medical evacuation 4/21/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Russian Federation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Health
E F S R C A
Iraq: UN expert welcomes law to aid ISIL atrocity survivors, but more needs to be done for children born from rape 4/21/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Iraq
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Internally displaced persons
E F S R C A
Statement by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on guilty verdict in George Floyd case 4/21/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
In Dialogue with Colombia, Committee on Enforced Disappearances Asks about the Number of Victims and Missing Persons and about the Definition of Enforced Disappearance 4/20/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Colombia
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
USA: Shackling of aged inmate, Mumia Abu-Jamal, is deplorable - UN experts 4/20/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • African Descent
  • Disability
  • Health
  • Older persons
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN Committee on Migrant Workers issues findings on Chile 4/20/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Chile
  • Committee on Migrant Workers
  • Migrant workers
E F S R C A
UN experts demand “concrete information” on Sheikha Latifa’s fate 4/20/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United Arab Emirates
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Women
  • Violence against women
E F S R C A
Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Opens its One Hundred and Third Virtual Session 4/19/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
E F S R C A
       
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