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UN Committee on Enforced Disappearances publishes findings on Switzerland, Colombia and Mongolia 5/11/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Colombia
  • Mongolia
  • Switzerland
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
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Committee on Enforced Disappearances Closes Online Twentieth Session after Adopting Concluding Observations on Reports of Mongolia, Switzerland and Colombia 5/7/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Mongolia
  • Switzerland
  • Colombia
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
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In dialogue with Mongolia, Committee on Enforced Disappearances asks about the state’s definition of enforced disappearance and judicial proceedings 4/23/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Mongolia
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
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In Dialogue with Colombia, Committee on Enforced Disappearances Asks about the Number of Victims and Missing Persons and about the Definition of Enforced Disappearance 4/20/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Colombia
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
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Committee on Enforced Disappearances Asks Switzerland about Legal Definitions, Adoptions from Sri Lanka and the National Human Rights Institution 4/15/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
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Committee on Enforced Disappearances Opens Twentieth Session Online 4/12/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
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UN Committee on Enforced Disappearances to review Switzerland, Colombia and Mongolia 4/8/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Switzerland
  • Colombia
  • Mongolia
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
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Enforced disappearances: Argentina, Sudan, Mexico, Norway and France to share experiences at UN webinar 3/3/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
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UN Committee on Enforced Disappearances registers its 1,000th urgent request to locate victims 12/17/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
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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
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