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 A displaced girl of the Warao indigenous people of Venezuela at a shelter in Pacaraima, Brazil, June 2018. Displaced and indigenous peoples are among those being "pushed" further behind. © EPA-EFE/Antonio Lacerda


SDGs: Leaving no one behind? Some are being pushed back

Are we succeeding in meeting the promise to “leave no one behind” in the implementation of the sustainable development agenda? Despite progress in key areas, we are falling short. How can we catch up?


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 A victim of torture (not featured in the story) from the Democratic Republic of Congo.

‘I just wanted to die’ says torture survivor on way to recovery

On her birthday, 26 June, which is the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, a torture survivor spoke at the United Nations about how a rehabilitation programme has turned her life around.



 A wide view of the Security Council meeting on the situation in the Central African Republic. ©UN Photo/Kim Haughton

Central African Republic: UN mission determined to fulfil mandate despite attacks on peacekeepers

The UN envoy for the Central African Republic today warned against increasing attacks on civilians and peacekeeping personnel while stressing the need to reenergize the political process to achieve sustainable peace. ASG for Human Rights provided an update on the human rights mapping report.



Noticias/derechos humanos

2018 UN Global Compact CEO Roundtable, New York
Statement by High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet, New York, 24 September 2018

First Ministerial Meeting of the Alliance for Torture-Free Trade
Statement by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet, New York, 24 September 2018

ASG at Human Rights Council
Oral presentation by the Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights of the report of the Secretary-General on cooperation with the UN, its representatives and mechanisms in the field of human rights

HLPF Plenary Session, Leaving no one behind: Are we succeeding?
Keynote remarks by ASG Andrew Gilmour, OHCHR

International Congress on Modern Day Slavery
Statement by Andrew Gilmour, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, at the “International Congress on Modern Day Slavery”, organized by the Union International des Avocats, New York, 28 June 2018

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