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High Commissioner for Human Rights to the Human Rights Council: Serious Violations by Israel in the Occupied Palestinian Territory while Palestinian Armed Groups in Gaza Continue to Launch Rockets towards Israel 2/24/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
Human Rights Council 46th Session
Agenda Item 2: Report on ensuring accountability and justice for all violations of international law in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem
2/24/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
  • International law
E F S R C A
ICC ruling on jurisdiction in occupied Palestinian territory welcome step towards justice: UN expert 2/9/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Israel’s conviction of human rights defender shows disdain for international obligations, say UN experts 1/26/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Israel/OPT: UN experts call on Israel to ensure equal access to COVID-19 vaccines for Palestinians 1/14/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Health
E F S R C A
Israel/OPT: UN expert calls for reversal of Israel’s eviction order against 16 Palestinian families 1/11/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Israel
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
E F S R C A
UN experts alarmed by sixth Palestinian child killing by Israeli forces in 2020, call for accountability 12/17/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
34th anniversary of UN Declaration on the Right to Development - 4 December 2020 12/3/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Somalia
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Mali
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • Independent expert on Somalia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People s Republic of Korea
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on toxics and human rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Independent Expert on Mali
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • WG on the Right to Development
  • Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development
  • Right to development
  • Right to drinking water
  • Environment
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Leprosy
  • Right to food
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Health
  • Trafficking
  • Traffic in persons
  • Freedom of association
  • Slavery
  • Toxics and human rights
  • Disability
  • Extreme poverty
  • International Order
  • Sale of children
  • African Descent
  • Women rights
  • Women
  • Violence against women
  • Mercenaries
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
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Governments must do more to prevent slavery and exploitation during COVID-19 pandemic 11/30/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Somalia
  • Myanmar
  • Mali
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Independent expert on Somalia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Special Rapporteur on toxics and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Independent Expert on Mali
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Committee against Torture
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Committee on Migrant Workers
  • Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of the Committee against Torture
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Slavery
  • Traffic in persons
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • International Order
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Right to development
  • Toxics and human rights
  • Migrant workers
  • Leprosy
  • Extreme poverty
  • Education
  • Children rights
  • Environment
  • Mercenaries
  • Right to drinking water
  • Health
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Transnational corporations
  • Albinism
  • Disability
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Cultural rights
  • Women rights
  • Women
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Sale of children
  • Minorities
E F S R C A
UN experts condemn Israel’s demolition of houses in Palestinian Bedouin community 11/19/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Adequate housing
E F S R C A
       
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