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Afghanistan: Taliban attempting to steadily erase women and girls from public life – UN experts 1/17/2022
  • Press Releases
  • Afghanistan
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Women
  • Religious intolerance
  • Traffic in persons
  • Right to drinking water
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Disability
  • Extreme poverty
  • Mercenaries
  • Freedom of association
  • Right to development
  • Minorities
  • Slavery
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • International Order
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Children
  • Human rights defenders
  • Women rights
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Cultural rights
  • Health
  • Education
  • Racism and racial discrimination
E F S R C A
Afghanistan: UN experts call for immediate action to stop escalating humanitarian catastrophe 12/23/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Afghanistan
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Violence against women
  • Minorities
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Right to food
  • Health
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Extreme poverty
  • Right to drinking water
  • Right to development
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Unilateral coercive measures
E F S R C A
Oral update on the situation of human rights in Afghanistan 12/14/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Afghanistan
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
Afghanistan: Human rights defenders living under “climate of fear” – UN expert 11/3/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Afghanistan
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Safeguarding the achievements of 20 years of international engagement in Afghanistan : How to continue supporting the future of afghan women and girls and their access to education 9/21/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Afghanistan
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Women
E F S R C A
76th session of the United Nations General Assembly
Side event - Safeguarding the achievements of 20 years of international engagement in Afghanistan: how to continue supporting the future of Afghan women and girls and their access to education.
9/21/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Afghanistan
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Afghanistan: Women’s full participation in public and political life is crucial 9/15/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Afghanistan
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on religious intolerance
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • 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
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Women
  • Cultural rights
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Health
  • Violence against women
  • Religious intolerance
  • Human rights defenders
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
Statement by United Nations Human Rights Experts 9/15/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Afghanistan
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Women
E F S R C A
Human Rights Council Continues General Debate on the High Commissioner’s Global Human Rights Update, as well as her Updates on Afghanistan, Nicaragua, Venezuela and Sri Lanka 9/14/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Afghanistan
  • Nicaragua
  • Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
  • Sri Lanka
  • Human Rights Council
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
Afghanistan: UN experts deplore women sports ban, call for vigorous response 9/14/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Afghanistan
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Cultural rights
  • Religious intolerance
  • Women
E F S R C A
       
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