Human rights instruments Press Release

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09/05/2018 - 18:17
UN torture prevention experts to visit Kyrgyzstan
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09/05/2018 - 17:34
Protect the human rights of Venezuelan migrants, UN expert committees urge States
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08/31/2018 - 02:21
UN Committee on Migrant Workers to review Madagascar and Mozambique
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08/21/2018 - 23:12
Press Statement on the resignation of the Chairperson of the Commission of Inquiry on the 2018 protests in the Occupied Palestinian Territory
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08/10/2018 - 06:42
OAS Forum Highlights Advances and Challenges in Rights of Indigenous Peoples
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08/10/2018 - 02:47
UN Committee Against Torture publishes findings on Chile, Mauritania, Russian Federation and Seychelles
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08/09/2018 - 05:44
OAS Permanent Council Celebrates First Inter-American Week of Indigenous Peoples
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08/08/2018 - 22:46
UN: New High Commissioner will enter a tumultuous era for human rights
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08/07/2018 - 01:05
States must act now to protect indigenous peoples during migration
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08/02/2018 - 23:33
Brazil must put human rights before austerity, warn UN experts as child mortality rises
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07/26/2018 - 08:34
UN Human Rights Committee publishes findings on Bahrain, Algeria, the Gambia, Liberia, Lithuania, and Lao Peoples Democratic Republic
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07/24/2018 - 09:09
Final Statement of the Human Rights Defenders Forum
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07/23/2018 - 00:17
UN womens rights experts issue findings on Australia, Cook Islands, Cyprus, Liechtenstein, Mexico, New Zealand, State of Palestine, and Turkmenistan
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07/19/2018 - 02:28
Polands places of detention in the spotlight as UN torture prevention body concludes visit
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07/19/2018 - 01:26
UN Committee Against Torture to review Mauritania, Russian Federation, Seychelles and Chile
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07/16/2018 - 14:06
ICC: Strengthen Court on 20th Anniversary
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07/06/2018 - 10:15
UN torture prevention body visits Poland
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07/04/2018 - 09:45
UN torture prevention body to visit Burundi, Costa Rica, Senegal and Switzerland; terminates Rwanda visit
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07/02/2018 - 04:48
Thailand: special investigation into apparent enforced disappearance of Billy welcome, but much more is needed
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06/29/2018 - 04:20
UN Human Rights Committee to review Bahrain, Algeria, the Gambia, Liberia, Lithuania, and Lao Peoples Democratic Republic
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06/25/2018 - 22:55
Its time for a Caribbean state to take the lead on human rights
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The Commonwealth
06/19/2018 - 13:41
ICRC: More conflicts, more sides in a conflict equal greater danger: study
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06/18/2018 - 16:51
Urgent action needed to stop violence and discrimination against LGBT people worldwide, says UN expert
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05/22/2018 - 04:11
Human rights no longer treated as a priority, but as a pariah, Zeid tells 25th anniversary gathering in Vienna
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05/18/2018 - 02:28
Kyrgyzstan: Ethnic minorities need equal treatment, says senior UN official; salutes Central Asian rights defenders
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05/16/2018 - 06:27
Tajikistan: Senior UN official calls for free and open space for civil society
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05/10/2018 - 07:13
Torture prevention: Portugal must seek alternatives to detention UN experts
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05/09/2018 - 04:48
Turkey must lift state of emergency restrictions for credible elections to take place
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05/04/2018 - 02:29
Belize must establish a torture prevention mechanism, UN experts say
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04/30/2018 - 03:27
UN torture prevention body to visit Portugal
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04/27/2018 - 05:30
Priority recommendations issued following 2015 Iraq review not fully implemented, says UN Human Rights Committee
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04/23/2018 - 03:11
Belarus violated rights of former presidential candidate, UN experts find
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04/19/2018 - 09:52
UN torture prevention body to make first visit to Belize
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04/19/2018 - 04:51
UN Committee Against Torture to review Belarus, Czechia, Norway, Qatar, Senegal and Tajikistan
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04/18/2018 - 17:30
El Salvador, Sixth Country to Ratify the Inter-American Convention on the Protection of the Human Rights of Older Persons
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04/16/2018 - 03:46
Let ex-President run, UN Human Rights Committee demands of Maldives
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04/10/2018 - 04:44
Seeking justice for torture victims today: UN gathers survivors of torture and experts for a public event
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04/05/2018 - 08:48
UN Human Rights Committee publishes findings on Guatemala, El Salvador, Norway, Lebanon and Hungary
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04/04/2018 - 02:25
UN experts urge Thailand to show leadership on business and human rights
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03/19/2018 - 07:34
Pakistan: Resolve hundreds of cases of enforced disappearances
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03/12/2018 - 08:26
Marking the seventieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Human Rights Committee opens its one hundred and twenty-second session jontly with Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
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03/01/2018 - 07:13
Human Rights Council concludes clustered interactive dialogue on adequate housing and foreign debt
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02/28/2018 - 10:54
UN torture prevention experts announce resuming visit to Rwanda
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02/26/2018 - 03:32
UNs Committee against Torture issues new guidelines on asylum seekers rights
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02/21/2018 - 13:40
RESOLUTION Inter-American Week For Indigenous Peoples
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02/21/2018 - 12:18
RESOLUTION Inter-American Week For People Of African Descent In The Americas
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02/07/2018 - 03:44
UN Human Rights Chief ends visit to Indonesia Full statement
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01/01/2018 - 18:23
Los Alamos Daily Post: Three New War Crimes Now Recognized By ICC
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12/15/2017 - 10:33
Mexico Congress Approves Law Empowering Military to Act as Police
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12/08/2017 - 10:24
Statement of UNODC Executive Director, Yury Fedotov, on Human Rights Day
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12/08/2017 - 08:57
Statement by Special Procedures on the occasion of Human Rights Day
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12/08/2017 - 08:53
Human Rights are Essential to Peace
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12/06/2017 - 05:05
UN Committee against Torture publishes findings on Moldova, Cameroon, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Italy, Mauritius, Bulgaria, Timor Leste, Rwanda
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12/01/2017 - 04:55
Falkland/Malvinas Islands: ICRC presents Argentina and the United Kingdom with results of humanitarian forensic identification project
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11/24/2017 - 08:24
UN torture prevention experts announce visits to Belize, Kyrgyzstan, Liberia and Poland
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11/24/2017 - 07:59
Open Letter to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on Egypt's crackdown on freedom of expression
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Alkarama
11/24/2017 - 06:46
Mali: UN expert embarks on fresh human rights mission
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11/22/2017 - 05:21
People of African descent: Geneva meeting to address challenges in combating racial discrimination
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11/17/2017 - 09:02
Pakistan: UN review highlights human rights failures
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11/17/2017 - 04:12
Children must be top of global migration agenda, UN experts say
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