Geneva Press Release

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02/16/2018 - 10:42
Turkey: Life sentences for journalists are unprecedented assault on free speech, say UN and OSCE experts
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02/16/2018 - 10:17
Turkey: Drop terror charges against Amnesty chair Taner Kilic, UN human rights experts urge
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02/16/2018 - 08:59
Planned US execution of seriously ill Doyle Hamm may amount to torture, UN experts warn
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02/16/2018 - 07:32
Appeal set for February 18 in case of 67 Kuwaiti activists detained after 2011 protest against corruption
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02/16/2018 - 07:24
Hungary: UNHCR dismayed over further border restrictions and draft law targeting NGOs working with asylum-seekers and refugees
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02/16/2018 - 06:49
Zeid urges Iran to stop violating international law by executing juvenile offenders
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02/16/2018 - 05:31
World leaders join new drive to beat noncommunicable diseases
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02/16/2018 - 05:01
Press briefing notes on Iran, Hungary and El Salvador
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02/16/2018 - 01:52
Libyas triangle of tragedy: Urban violence, vast displacement, perilous migration
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02/15/2018 - 16:13
Individualized, supportive care key to positive childbirth experience, says WHO
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02/15/2018 - 10:05
Thailand: immediately stop criminal defamation complaint against torture victim
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02/15/2018 - 07:29
Yemen: Huthi court sentences three to death after enforced disappearance and alleged torture
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02/15/2018 - 07:11
Funding for international research projects
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02/15/2018 - 05:19
Massive data gaps leave refugee, migrant and displaced children in danger and without access to basic services
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02/15/2018 - 02:18
African states affirm the rights of persons with disabilities in a new landmark Protocol
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02/15/2018 - 01:51
Afghanistan: 10,000 civilian casualties in 2017 UN report Suicide attacks and IEDs caused high number of deaths and injuries
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02/15/2018 - 01:39
Over 1,000 refugees evacuated out of Libya by UNHCR
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02/14/2018 - 05:44
Refugee influx into Uganda worrying, warns CARE International
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02/14/2018 - 05:20
Bahrain: On 7th anniversary of beginning of popular movement, NGOs call for end to systematic targeting of human rights defenders and journalists
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02/14/2018 - 04:22
News comment from Indrika Ratwatte, Director of UNHCR's Asia bureau
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02/14/2018 - 04:17
US urged to protect rights defenders as activist Maru Mora Villalpando faces deportation case
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02/13/2018 - 08:53
UN rights experts alarmed by detention of Palestinian girl for slapping Israeli soldier
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02/12/2018 - 09:44
CARE International on Iraq Donor Conference: "Pledges need to secure peace and reconstruction"
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02/12/2018 - 07:54
Cyclone Gita intensifying near Tonga, CARE on standby to respond
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02/12/2018 - 06:06
Oman: UN experts denounce detention of journalist Yousuf Al Haj and warn against restrictions on freedom of the press in the country
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02/12/2018 - 04:55
Remo Wireless Selects CLOE IoT Platform from Sequans and STMicroelectronics to Design IoT Tracker Devices for Customers Worldwide
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02/12/2018 - 04:47
Opening remarks by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Raad Al Hussein at a press conference during his mission to Fiji
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02/12/2018 - 03:00
Rule of law under siege in the Maldives, say UN human rights experts
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02/10/2018 - 08:59
UN rights chief urges international action as violence soars in Syria
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02/10/2018 - 02:11
Nigeria: ICRC facilitates hand-over of 13 released persons
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02/09/2018 - 07:04
UN rights experts urge Iran to annul death sentence against Ahmadreza Djalali
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02/09/2018 - 06:50
Zambia: Encouraging new results further demonstrate effectiveness of the single dose oral cholera vaccine
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02/09/2018 - 04:31
UNHCR welcomes Uganda's commitment to fight corruption in refugee programmes
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02/09/2018 - 00:36
Civilians under fire in two of Syrias de-escalation zones living in inhumane conditions, warns CARE
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02/09/2018 - 00:18
UN human rights chief urges Papua New Guinea to combat corruption and strengthen rule of law
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02/09/2018 - 00:11
Drug-resistant TB: Some of our patients simply cant wait for clinical trials
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02/08/2018 - 11:45
UN child rights experts issue findings on Sri Lanka, Guatemala, Panama, Seychelles, Spain, Solomon Islands, Palau, and Marshall Islands
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02/08/2018 - 06:44
Refugee-made products on display for first time ever at the world's biggest trade fair
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02/08/2018 - 03:21
Algerian human rights defender Rafik Belamranias release set for February 28 following appeal
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02/07/2018 - 15:32
Schools alone cannot help to prevent childhood obesity, study finds
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02/07/2018 - 14:45
Only 53% of Winnipeggers Have Convenient Access to Public Transit, new study
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02/07/2018 - 12:59
Armed conflict, sexual violence, torched homes and extrajudicial killings trigger more than 14,000 refugees to flee DRC in six weeks, says care international
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02/07/2018 - 05:25
Disability rights: UN committee to review Haiti, Nepal, Oman, Russian Federation, Seychelles, Slovenia, Sudan
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02/07/2018 - 04:32
Maldives state of emergency all-out assault on democracy Zeid
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02/07/2018 - 02:44
UN Human Rights Chief ends visit to Indonesia Full statement
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02/06/2018 - 11:28
Justice in Syria Must Go Beyond the Courtroom, ICTJ Says
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02/06/2018 - 10:10
Maldives: arrest of judges and suspension of human rights a full attack on the rule of law, says the ICJ
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02/06/2018 - 10:06
UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria Condemns Upsurge in Violence in the Idlib Governorate and eastern Ghouta: Syrian Arab Republic
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02/06/2018 - 08:27
Yemen: A hidden cost of war: Thousands of kidney dialysis patients at risk of death
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02/06/2018 - 07:17
Iraq: Journalist and political commentator Samir Al Daami rearrested and forcibly disappeared
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02/05/2018 - 21:30
Geneva Palais briefing note: Nearly seven years since beginning of war in Syria, children continue to be killed, injured, displaced
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02/05/2018 - 18:23
The comic opera of Italys election
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02/05/2018 - 11:02
United States tax act could lead to repatriation of $2 trillion of overseas investment
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02/05/2018 - 09:11
UN expert calls for better protection against abuse and exploitation for Nepali workers seeking foreign employment
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02/05/2018 - 07:44
United Nations Working Group qualifies detention of 18 individuals currently detained by the Egyptian authorities as arbitrary, requests their immediate release
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02/05/2018 - 07:26
UN Working Group calls upon UAE to immediately release arbitrarily detained activist Nasser Bin Ghaith
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02/05/2018 - 05:10
Oncotype DX Genomic Prostate Score Test Increases Use of Active Surveillance by 30 Percent in Low-risk Patients, Resulting in Greater Adherence to Guideline-based Care
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02/05/2018 - 05:08
Means to an Uncertain End: The Politics of International Law in the FARC-Colombia Conflict
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02/05/2018 - 01:47
Hundreds of thousands of Syrians risk being pushed to return in 2018 despite ongoing violence, warn aid agencies
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02/05/2018 - 01:42
Nepal: justice proving elusive human rights NGOs
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