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International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief 8/22/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Religious intolerance
  • Cultural rights
  • Minorities
  • Violence against women
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Women
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Sale of children
  • Education
  • Health
  • Terrorism
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
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International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism 21 August 2019 8/21/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
Iran: Urgent medical treatment needed for detainees with life-threatening conditions – UN experts 7/10/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Health
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Preliminary Findings of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism on her visit to Kazakhstan 5/22/2019
  • Statements/Messages
  • Kazakhstan
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
UN experts call on Bahrain to halt executions of two individuals amid torture allegations 5/21/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Bahrain
  • 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 independence of judges and lawyers
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
Kazakhstan: UN expert urges reform of law and practice on terrorism and extremism 5/17/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Kazakhstan
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
UN human rights and counter-terrorism expert on first mission to Kazakhstan 5/9/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Kazakhstan
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
The Philippines: Renewed allegations against UN expert are "clearly retaliation" 5/1/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Philippines
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
South Sudan: UN experts strongly urge immediate release of human rights defender Peter Biar Ajak 3/6/2019
  • Press Releases
  • South Sudan
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People s Republic of Korea
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Terrorism
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
UAE: Terminally ill prisoner, Alia Abdulnoor, must be released to “live final days in dignity”, say experts 2/26/2019
  • Press Releases
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Health
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
       
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