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UN torture prevention body announces visits for 2022 11/30/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Argentina
  • Ecuador
  • Lebanon
  • Turkey
  • Tunisia
  • Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
95,000 disappeared persons and 52,000 unidentified bodies: UN Committee urges Mexico to act immediately to search, investigate and identify 11/29/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Mexico
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
E F S R C A
In dialogue with Bolivia, Experts of the Committee against Torture welcome progress against gender-based violence and ask about prison overcrowding and cases of torture 11/26/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
  • Committee against Torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Ask Chile about the Inclusion of Indigenous Peoples, and about Migrants’ Access to Rights 11/25/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Chile
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Discrimination
E F S R C A
Iran: UN experts say executions of child offenders must stop 11/25/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Children
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
In Dialogue with Thailand, Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Ask about the Situation of Indigenous Peoples, Migrants, Asylum Seekers and Stateless Persons 11/23/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Migration and Human Rights
E F S R C A
Do more to support children born of rape in armed conflict and their mothers, UN committees urge States 11/19/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Children
E F S R C A
Experts of the Committee against Torture Welcome Lithuania’s Holistic Approach on Promoting Human Rights and Fighting Torture, and Ask about the State of Emergency on the Border with Belarus 11/18/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Belarus
  • Committee against Torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN Women’s Rights Committee issues findings on Ecuador, Egypt, Indonesia, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Russia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sweden, and Yemen 11/15/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
E F S R C A
Committee on Enforced Disappearances to visit Mexico 11/12/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Mexico
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
       
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