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UN expert hails Sweden as role model for human rights-based international aid and solidarity 5/1/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Sweden
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
E F S R C A
Preliminary findings and recommendations of the United Nations Independent Expert on human rights and international solidarity, Mr. Obiora C. Okafor, at the end of his visit to Sweden 4/30/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sweden
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
E F S R C A
UN human rights expert to assess Sweden’s international solidarity and development agenda 4/20/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Sweden
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
E F S R C A
Human rights must be central in all discussions concerning migrants, UN experts urge States 12/1/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Migrant workers
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Traffic in persons
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Slavery
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Libya must end “outrageous” auctions of enslaved people, UN experts insist 11/30/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Libya
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Slavery
  • Migrant workers
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Traffic in persons
  • Violence against women
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Minorities
  • Sale of children
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
Urgent need to speed up world action to realise Right to Development – UN experts 11/30/2017
  • Press Releases
  • SR right to development
  • Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Right to development
  • Albinism
  • Indigenous peoples
  • International Order
  • Minorities
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • African Descent
  • Women
E F S R C A
Latin America and Caribbean urgently need strong, legally binding treaty on environmental rights, say UN experts 11/27/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • SR right to development
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Environment
  • Right to drinking water
  • Right to food
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Right to development
  • International Order
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • External debt
E F S R C A
Human rights must be centre-stage as Paris climate change deal takes effect, UN experts say 11/3/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • SR right to development
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Right to development
  • Adequate housing
  • Health
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Migration and Human Rights
E F S R C A
UN rights expert compliments Cuba’s international solidarity, prods rights progress 7/19/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Cuba
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
E F S R C A
Preliminary observations of the United Nations Independent Expert on human rights and international solidarity, Ms. Virginia Dandan, at the end of her visit to Cuba conducted from 10 to 14 July 2017 7/14/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • Cuba
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
E F S R C A
       
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