​Derechos humanos - Nueva York

 Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Andrew Gilmour (left) listens to Peter Pringle, the last man to be sentenced to death in Ireland, who now campaigns for global abolition of the death penalty and provides support to exonerated former prisoners.

Tortured lives after the death penalty

At the screening of the BBC documentary “Fallout” at the UN in New York, exonerated death row victims narrate their struggles to piece together their broken lives without government compensation or support.


Still powerful: UDHR at 70

In an era of “backlash against human rights,” how can the 70-year-old Universal Declaration of Human Rights help to solve today’s and emerging global challenges?

Noticias/derechos humanos

OPT report
UN expert calls for international community to impose accountability measures on Israel to inforce resolution to be adopted.

Launch of the yourHRC.org Guide to the 2020 HRC elections
ASG Brands Kehris delivers keynote remarks on the membership of the HRC – an issue at the heart of the Human Rights Council’s effectiveness, credibility and legitimacy.

Reprisals for cooperating with UN continue unabated
Reprisals against people who cooperate with the United Nations are continuing unabated, with alleged cases in 45 countries, Assistant Secretary-General Ilze Brands Kehris tells the Human Rights Council.

Annual Meeting of Chairpersons of Human Rights Treaty Bodies
Remarks by Ilze Brands Kehris, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, at the opening of the Annual Meeting of Chairpersons of Human Rights Treaty Bodies

Virtual Counter Terrorism Week 2020
Introductory remarks of Ilze Brands Kehris Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights

Reuniones y eventos


Llamamiento Anual 2020 en inglés

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