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Joint statement of the United Nations Special Procedures Mandate Holders on the occasion of the 24th Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC 12/6/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Human rights and climate change
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • SR right to development
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Transnational corporations
  • Business and human rights
  • Right to development
  • Environment
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Right to food
  • Freedom of association
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Internally displaced persons
  • International Order
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Leprosy
  • Mercenaries
  • Extreme poverty
  • Sale of children
  • Slavery
  • Terrorism
  • Traffic in persons
  • Unilateral coercive measures
  • Women
E F S R C A
Legal changes and climate of hatred threaten migrants’ rights in Italy, say UN experts 11/21/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Italy
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Migrant workers
  • Minorities
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Slavery
  • Traffic in persons
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • African Descent
  • Sale of children
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
E F S R C A
Statement by UN Child Rights Experts on Universal Children’s Day 11/20/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sale of children
E F S R C A
International Day of the Girl Child, 11 October 2018 10/11/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Cultural rights
  • Education
  • Health
  • Extreme poverty
  • Sale of children
  • Slavery
  • Traffic in persons
  • Trafficking
  • Violence against women
  • Women
E F S R C A
Malaysia: UN expert says child marriages must end 10/3/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Malaysia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sexual exploitation of children
  • Sale of children
E F S R C A
End of mission statement of the UN Special Rapporteur on the sale and sexual exploitation of children, Maud de Boer-Buquicchio, on her visit to Malaysia (24 September- 1 October 2018) 10/3/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Malaysia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sexual exploitation of children
E F S R C A
Sale and sexual exploitation of children: UN rights expert launches visit to Malaysia 9/20/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Malaysia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sale of children
E F S R C A
UN experts to US: “Release migrant children from detention and stop using them to deter irregular migration” 6/22/2018
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Migrant workers
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Disability
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Health
  • Traffic in persons
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Women
  • Violence against women
  • Women rights
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Sale of children
E F S R C A
Ireland: UN human rights expert calls for national strategy to protect children from sexual violence 5/22/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Ireland
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sale of children
E F S R C A
End of mission statement of the UN Special Rapporteur on the sale and sexual exploitation of children, Maud de Boer-Buquicchio, on her visit to Ireland 5/21/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Ireland
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sexual exploitation of children
  • Sale of children
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