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UN experts urge India to release protest leaders 6/26/2020
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Minorities
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Religious intolerance
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
COVID-19: Urgent help for India’s forgotten migrant workers must follow Supreme Court ruling, say UN experts 6/4/2020
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Extreme poverty
  • Adequate housing
  • Right to food
  • Minorities
  • Health
E F S R C A
Chemical industry must step up on human rights to prevent more Bhopal-like disasters: UN expert 5/14/2020
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Toxic waste
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Business and human rights
E F S R C A
COVID-19: UN human rights chief “distressed” over plight of India’s internal migrants, welcomes measures to limit impact 4/2/2020
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
E F S R C A
Press briefing on India 12/13/2019
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Press briefing note on Indian-Administered Kashmir 10/29/2019
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
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UN disability rights experts issue findings on Albania, Australia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Greece, India, Iraq, Kuwait, and Myanmar 9/24/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Albania
  • Australia
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Greece
  • India
  • Iraq
  • Kuwait
  • Myanmar
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Disability
E F S R C A
Committee on Persons with Disabilities reviews India’s initial report, asks about violence against persons with disabilities in institutions 9/4/2019
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Disability
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To fulfil the promises of the 2030 Agenda, we need to accelerate our action, including on disability issues, High Commissioner Bachelet urges at the opening of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Geneva 8/26/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Albania
  • Myanmar
  • Ecuador
  • India
  • Greece
  • Kuwait
  • Iraq
  • El Salvador
  • Australia
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Disability
E F S R C A
UN disability rights committee to review Albania, Australia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Greece, India, Iraq, Kuwait, and Myanmar 8/23/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Albania
  • Australia
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Greece
  • India
  • Iraq
  • Kuwait
  • Myanmar
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Disability
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