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Nigeria: Judicial independence under threat, warns UN human rights expert 2/11/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Nigeria
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
Nigeria’s human rights record to be reviewed by Universal Periodic Review 11/2/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Nigeria
  • Universal Periodic Review
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
Nigeria must protect and promote women’s participation in politics, say UN experts 10/22/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Nigeria
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Violence against women
  • Violent extremism
  • Women
E F S R C A
Nigeria must step up efforts to prevent trafficking and reintegrate victims, says UN expert 9/10/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Nigeria
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Traffic in persons
E F S R C A
End of visit statement, Nigeria (3-10 September) by Maria Grazia Giammarinaro, UN Special Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children 9/10/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Nigeria
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Traffic in persons
E F S R C A
UN human rights expert to assess trafficking in persons in Nigeria 8/31/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Nigeria
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Traffic in persons
E F S R C A
Press briefing notes on Azerbaijan, Egypt and Indonesia / LGBT and Boko Haram trials in Nigeria 10/13/2017
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Press Releases
  • Azerbaijan
  • Egypt
  • Indonesia
  • Nigeria
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Nigeria: UN experts denounce ultimatum and death threats targeting Igbo minority 8/25/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Nigeria
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Discrimination
  • Minorities
E F S R C A
UN women’s rights experts issue findings on Barbados, Costa Rica, Italy, Montenegro, Niger, Nigeria, Romania and Thailand 7/24/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Barbados
  • Costa Rica
  • Italy
  • Montenegro
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Thailand
  • Romania
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
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Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women concludes sixty-seventh session 7/21/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Italy
  • Romania
  • Thailand
  • Costa Rica
  • Montenegro
  • Barbados
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
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