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International Day Commemorating the Victims ofActs of Violence Based on Religion or Belief, 22 August 2021 8/20/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • 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 Minorities Issues
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Terrorism
  • Minorities
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Violence against women
  • Women
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Religious intolerance
  • Cultural rights
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
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Copenhagen Human Rights Forum 8/17/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
E F S R C A
Ghana: Anti-LGBTI draft bill a “recipe for violence” – UN experts 8/12/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Ghana
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Violence against women
  • Education
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Health
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Global Roundtable charts joint action for protection of forcibly displaced LGBTIQ+ people 6/29/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
States must push back against harmful anti-gender narratives – UN expert 6/25/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
Tunisia: UN expert praises democratic progress since Revolution, says more needed for LGBT persons 6/18/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Tunisia
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
Preliminary observations on the visit to Tunisia by the Independent expert on protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity 6/18/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Tunisia
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
Tunisia: UN experts to assess human rights of LGBT people 6/7/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Tunisia
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
Time for UN to formally recognise right to clean, healthy environment - experts 6/4/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Eritrea
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Independent expert on Somalia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on foreign debt
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on toxics and human rights
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • 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
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Environment
  • Right to development
  • Right to drinking water
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Education
  • Discrimination
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Leprosy
  • African Descent
  • Extreme poverty
  • Minorities
  • Right to food
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • External debt
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Older persons
  • Health
  • Traffic in persons
  • Slavery
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Toxics and human rights
  • Transnational corporations
  • Adequate housing
  • International Order
  • Religious intolerance
  • Violence against women
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Disability
  • Freedom of association
  • Cultural rights
  • Women
E F S R C A
Ghana: UN rights experts condemn arbitrary arrest of LGBT human rights defenders, urge their release 6/4/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Ghana
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Discrimination
  • Women
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
       
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