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UN Committee stands with women and girls in global anti-racism protests 7/10/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
E F S R C A
UN torture prevention body: COVID-19 shows need to strengthen national preventive mechanisms 7/2/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of the Committee against Torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Mali: Failure to criminalise FGM a violation of women’s fundamental rights – UN experts 6/24/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Mali
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women rights
  • Women
E F S R C A
UN Committee calls on US to comply with international obligations to tackle racial discrimination 6/15/2020
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Minorities
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Minorities
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
UN Committee welcomes Spain’s decision to allow Moroccan child to attend public school 5/28/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Children rights
  • Children
E F S R C A
Italy: Height requirement discriminates against female firefighters, UN experts find 5/15/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Italy
  • Human Rights Committee
E F S R C A
UN Committee to livecast tribute to victims of enforced disappearances in virtual session 4/29/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
COVID-19: UN Experts call for international solidarity to alleviate financial burdens of developing countries and the most vulnerable 4/23/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • Economic social and cultural rights
E F S R C A
       
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