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Landmark report by UN expert urges governments and internet firms to ensure freedom of expression online 6/19/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Cambodia: UN experts express concerns about media freedoms ahead of vote 6/15/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Cambodia
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Human rights
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Nicaragua: Government must end violence and reinstate political dialogue, say UN experts 6/14/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Nicaragua
  • 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
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Health
  • Older persons
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Education
E F S R C A
UAE: UN experts call for immediate release of jailed human rights defender Ahmed Mansoor 6/12/2018
  • Press Releases
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • 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
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Terrorism
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Death Penalty: UN experts urge Mauritania to repeal anti-blasphemy law 6/7/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Mauritania
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Cultural rights
E F S R C A
China: UN human rights experts condemn 5-year jail term for Tibetan activist 6/6/2018
  • Press Releases
  • China
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Cultural rights
  • Minorities
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Democratic Republic of Congo: UN experts urge review of draft NGO bill 6/4/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • 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
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of movement
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
UN experts condemn deadly police response to protest against copper smelting plant in India, call for probe 5/31/2018
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • 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
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Transnational corporations
  • Toxic waste
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Environment
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
UN experts call on India to protect journalist Rana Ayyub from online hate campaign 5/24/2018
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Religious intolerance
  • Violence against women
E F S R C A
UN experts urge Israel not to deport Human Rights Watch official Omar Shakir 5/18/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Israel
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
       
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