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Committee against Torture closes sixty-sixth session 5/17/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Committee against Torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Sudan: UN expert condemns excessive use of force at protests 5/17/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Sudan
E F S R C A
UN Committee Against Torture publishes findings on Benin, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Germany, Mexico, South Africa, and the United Kingdom 5/17/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Benin
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Germany
  • Mexico
  • South Africa
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Committee against Torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Switzerland: ‘Initiatives to regulate private military and security companies internationally must be matched domestically’ 5/17/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Switzerland
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Mercenaries
E F S R C A
UN budget shortfalls seriously undermine the work of the Human Rights Treaty bodies 5/17/2019
  • Press Releases
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Kazakhstan: UN expert urges reform of law and practice on terrorism and extremism 5/17/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Kazakhstan
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
El Salvador: Legislative Assembly must not pass "de facto amnesty" bill for rights violations, say UN experts 5/16/2019
  • Press Releases
  • El Salvador
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Truth justice and reparation
E F S R C A
Committee against Torture considers follow-up to concluding observations, individual communications, and reprisals 5/16/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Committee against Torture
E F S R C A
Committee on the Rights of the Child examines report of Malta 5/16/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Malta
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
E F S R C A
Bolivia’s greatest challenge: Ensure economic sustainability of the social inclusion model and its contribution to human rights 5/15/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Bolivia
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • External debt
E F S R C A
       
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