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UN Disability Rights Committee issues findings on Djibouti and France 9/15/2021
  • Press Releases
  • France
  • Djibouti
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Disability
E F S R C A
Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Closes Twenty-Fifth Virtual Session after Adopting its Concluding Recommendations on Djibouti and France 9/14/2021
  • Press Releases
  • France
  • Djibouti
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Disability
E F S R C A
Experts of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Ask Djibouti about the Absence of Alternative Reports by Civil Society and Inclusive Education 9/1/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Disability
E F S R C A
Experts of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Raise Questions about the Medical Approach to Disability Used in France 8/23/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
E F S R C A
Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Praised for Hosting Seven Online Regional Consultations as it Opens Twenty-Fifth Session in Geneva 8/16/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Disability
E F S R C A
UN Disability Rights Committee to review France and Djibouti 8/16/2021
  • Press Releases
  • France
  • Djibouti
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
E F S R C A
UN Rights experts call on Council of Europe to stop legislation for coercive mental health measures 5/28/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Health
  • Disability
  • Older persons
E F S R C A
The right to freedom of religion or belief and the right to live free from violence and discrimination based on SOGI are both built on a promise of human freedom 5/14/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Independent expert on Somalia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • Committee against Torture
  • Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of the Committee against Torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Religious intolerance
  • Mercenaries
  • Right to drinking water
  • Cultural rights
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Leprosy
  • Minorities
  • Right to food
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Older persons
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Traffic in persons
  • Health
  • Terrorism
  • Slavery
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Disability
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • International Order
  • Violence against women
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of association
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
UN Disability Rights Committee issues findings on Estonia and calls for people with disabilities’ inclusion in the community 4/15/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Estonia
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Disability
E F S R C A
Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Closes Twenty-Fourth Virtual Session after Adopting its Concluding Recommendations on Estonia 4/1/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Estonia
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Disability
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