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Guantanamo Bay: “Ugly chapter of unrelenting human rights violations” – UN experts 1/10/2022
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Terrorism
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Traffic in persons
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Health
E F S R C A
USA: UN expert to visit to assess rights of minorities 11/5/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Minorities
E F S R C A
USA: UN experts condemn collective expulsion of Haitian migrants and refugees 10/25/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
Over-compliance with US sanctions harms Iranians’ right to health 10/18/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Unilateral coercive measures
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • International Order
  • Health
E F S R C A
United States: UN experts denounce further attacks against right to safe abortion and Supreme Court complicity 9/14/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • United States of America
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • 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
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Women
  • Health
  • Violence against women
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
United States: UN expert decries new laws targeting peaceful and Black Lives Matter protesters 5/5/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • African Descent
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Statement by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on guilty verdict in George Floyd case 4/21/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
USA: Shackling of aged inmate, Mumia Abu-Jamal, is deplorable - UN experts 4/20/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • African Descent
  • Disability
  • Health
  • Older persons
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
USA: “Rewards for Justice” program violates human rights, say UN experts 4/14/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Unilateral coercive measures
E F S R C A
USA: UN experts call for President Biden to end death penalty 3/11/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Death penalty
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Violence against women
  • Women
  • Disability
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
       
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