OHCHR LATEST NEWS 

These search results include news published from 2014-present.
For older news, visit the News Archives.

Advanced Search

Result 1 - 10 of 85

Next -->
TitleDateNews TypeCountryMandateSubjectLanguages
Time for world leaders to honour 25-year-old promises and renew their commitments on women’s rights, say human rights experts 11/11/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Eritrea
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Independent expert on Somalia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Women
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Extreme poverty
  • Leprosy
  • Right to food
  • Toxic waste
  • Health
  • Human rights defenders
  • Migrant workers
  • Older persons
  • Religious intolerance
  • Sale of children
  • Slavery
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Violence against women
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
International Day of Older Persons
1 October 2019
9/30/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Older persons
E F S R C A
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 15 June 2019 6/13/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Older persons
E F S R C A
Mozambique: UN expert urges to safeguard older persons from abuse and violence – especially in emergency situations 5/2/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Mozambique
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Older persons
E F S R C A
UN expert to assess human rights situation of older persons in Mozambique 4/17/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Mozambique
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Older persons
E F S R C A
UN experts call for solidarity with people affected by Africa cyclone 4/1/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Independent expert on the right to development
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Right to drinking water
  • Environment
  • Right to development
  • Health
  • Older persons
  • International Order
E F S R C A
Uruguay: UN expert calls for more action to protect elderly 11/30/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Uruguay
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Older persons
E F S R C A
UN expert welcomes Vienna Declaration on human rights for older persons 11/20/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Older persons
E F S R C A
UN expert to assess human rights situation of older persons in Uruguay 11/19/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Uruguay
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Older persons
E F S R C A
Venezuela: Human rights experts say health system in crisis 10/1/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Health
  • Older persons
  • Human rights defenders
  • Extreme poverty
E F S R C A
       
Next -->