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The Magnitude and Scope of Inequalities Created and Exacerbated by COVID-19 Is Truly Shocking, High Commissioner Tells Human Rights Council 9/28/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • 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 and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Human Rights Council
  • Health
  • Indigenous peoples
E F S R C A
Indigenous Peoples Have Been Disproportionately Affected by COVID-19 – Senior United Nations Official Tells Human Rights Council 9/28/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
  • Human Rights Council
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
E F S R C A
Brazil: Supreme Court must uphold indigenous land rights – UN expert 8/23/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Indigenous peoples
E F S R C A
Indigenous Peoples still face severe challenges due to COVID-19 8/6/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Indigenous peoples
E F S R C A
Guatemala: Stop treating indigenous human rights defenders like criminals – UN experts 7/27/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Guatemala
  • 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
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Right to drinking water
  • Human rights defenders
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
Thailand: UN experts warn against heritage status for Kaeng Krachan national park 7/23/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Thailand
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Environment
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Human Rights Council Intersessional Roundtable on Ways to Enhance the Participation of Indigenous Peoples' Representatives and Institutions in Meetings of the Human Rights Council on Issues Affecting Them 7/16/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
  • Indigenous peoples
E F S R C A
Opening of the Fourteenth Session of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples 7/12/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Human Rights Council
  • Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
  • Human Rights Council
  • Indigenous peoples
E F S R C A
Honduras must stop criminalising defence of indigenous rights, say UN experts 7/9/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Honduras
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Human rights defenders
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Women
  • Violence against women
E F S R C A
Peru: Clean up oil pollution in indigenous communities before allowing more drilling, UN experts urge 6/28/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Special Rapporteur on toxics and human rights
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Toxics and human rights
E F S R C A
       
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