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Presentation of the UN Human Rights Office 2019 Annual Report to Member States 6/5/2020
  • Statements/Messages
E F S R C A
Statement on the Protests against Systemic Racism in the United States 6/5/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Business and Human Rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People s Republic of Korea
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • Independent Expert on Mali
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Sudan
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
Webinar on Access to Information and the Safety of Journalists in times of crisis 6/4/2020
  • Statements/Messages
E F S R C A
Introduction of the report of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights by Ilze Brands Kehris, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights 6/3/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights
  • Economic social and cultural rights
E F S R C A
High Commissioner opening statement
Informal meeting of Chairs of treaty bodies,
On-line meeting, 2-5 June 2020, 12.30-13.00
6/2/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • Press Releases
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
E F S R C A
Strengthening the Treaty Bodies, guardians of the world's human rights covenants and treaties 6/2/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • Press Releases
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Closure of “transit zones” by Hungary: an important step forward 5/29/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Migration and Human Rights
E F S R C A
Global Pledge for Action by Religious Actors and Faith-Based Organizations to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic in Collaboration with the United Nations 5/28/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
UN experts urge States to protect children from sale, sexual exploitation and recruitment and use in hostilities 5/25/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sale of children
E F S R C A
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia 5/15/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • Press Releases
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
       
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