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COVID-19 exacerbates the risk of ill-treatment and torture worldwide – UN experts 6/26/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Committee against Torture
  • Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of the Committee against Torture
  • Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
  • Fund for Victims of Torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Statement on the Protests against Systemic Racism in the United States 6/5/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Business and Human Rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People s Republic of Korea
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • 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 adequate housing
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • Independent Expert on Mali
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Sudan
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • African Descent
  • Women
E F S R C A
COVID-19: The suffering and resilience of LGBT persons must be visible and inform the actions of States 5/14/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Independent expert on Somalia
  • Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Eritrea
  • Sp. Rapporteur on use of mercenaries
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Belarus
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • 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
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • 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 adequate housing
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Independent Expert on Mali
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Children
  • Children rights
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Cultural rights
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Privacy
  • Leprosy
  • Extreme poverty
  • Disability
  • Minorities
  • Albinism
  • Right to food
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Traffic in persons
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Right to drinking water
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Mercenaries
  • Human rights defenders
  • Older persons
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Business and human rights
  • Terrorism
  • Freedom of association
  • Slavery
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Health
  • Adequate housing
  • African Descent
  • International Order
  • Religious intolerance
  • Violence against women
  • Sale of children
  • Women
E F S R C A
Statement by the UN expert on the right to health* on the protection of people who use drugs during the COVID-19 pandemic 4/16/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Health
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Adequate housing
  • Privacy
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Women
  • Violence against women
E F S R C A
Preliminary observations and recommendations of
the United Nations Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel,
inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment,
Mr. Nils Melzer, on his official visit to Maldives
11/26/2019
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Statement by the Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment at the 73rd session of the General Assembly 10/15/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Bi Visibility Day 9/21/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Women
  • Health
  • Violence against women
E F S R C A
26 June - Joint statement - UDHR70 6/26/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Committee against Torture
  • Fund for Victims of Torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of the Committee against Torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Preliminary observations and recommendations of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, Mr. Nils Melzer, on his official visit to Ukraine 28 May - 8 June 2018 6/11/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Ukraine
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Leave no LGBT person behind 5/16/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of the Committee against Torture
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • 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 adequate housing
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Extreme poverty
  • Education
  • Right to food
  • Adequate housing
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Health
  • Violence against women
  • Women
E F S R C A
       
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