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01/16/2017 - 11:33
Hazardous substances and waste: UN rights expert launches first official visit to the UK
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01/11/2017 - 13:00
UN expert urges Pakistan to locate and return home four disappeared rights and social media activists
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01/09/2017 - 11:05
Iran: Prisoners of conscience at risk of dying after prolonged hunger strike UN expert warns
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01/06/2017 - 10:51
Myanmar: UN rights expert launches new official visit to assess recent developments in the country
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01/05/2017 - 15:30
UN human rights expert panel backs US schools over ban on offensive slavery textbook
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12/29/2016 - 09:27
UN rights experts welcome end of discriminatory US counter-terrorism measure
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12/28/2016 - 13:22
UN expert hails US move placing atheists on equal footing with faith groups
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12/20/2016 - 09:30
Use disability convention to boost human rights in North Korea UN expert
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12/16/2016 - 18:02
UN expert rejects Philippines conditions for fact-finding mission on drugs war
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12/16/2016 - 12:34
Human rights defenders under growing legal pressure in the OPT UN rights experts
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12/15/2016 - 19:28
Kuwait: Tackling persistent barriers for women to sustain progress
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12/15/2016 - 16:48
UN experts condemn Egypt as clampdown tightens the noose on womens rights movement
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12/13/2016 - 17:44
The end of racism and xenophobia relies on the commitment of Fijis political leadership UN expert
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12/13/2016 - 11:46
Disability rights still lagging 10 years after convention, says UN expert
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12/09/2016 - 15:20
Human rights under increasing attack worldwide
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12/09/2016 - 13:29
Brazil 20-year public expenditure cap will breach human rights, UN expert warns
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12/09/2016 - 11:10
UN experts call on Malaysia to stop targeting human rights defenders under national security legislation
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12/07/2016 - 14:42
All Australians have a role to play in ending racism and xenophobia, says UN expert
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12/06/2016 - 17:41
Kazakhstan should release rights defenders Bokayev and Ayan UN experts
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12/06/2016 - 16:26
Theres no sliding back UN right to health expert urges Croatia to seize the opportunity
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12/06/2016 - 10:21
UN experts urge China to investigate disappearance of human rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong
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12/05/2016 - 16:18
UN expert on racism to visit Fiji
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12/05/2016 - 15:17
The bloody reality of Belarus judicial system stains Europe UN expert says of executions
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12/02/2016 - 17:24
South Africa: UN experts shocked by death of at least 37 people in flawed relocation process from psychiatric hospitals
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12/02/2016 - 11:03
USA: UN human rights expert to assess the situation of trafficking in persons
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12/02/2016 - 10:30
Development agenda at risk unless States honour political and financial commitments, UN experts warn
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12/01/2016 - 16:33
Discrimination against women: UN expert group undertakes first fact-finding visit to Kuwait
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12/01/2016 - 15:47
Enforced Disappearances: UN expert group launches first official visit to Albania
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11/30/2016 - 15:09
Child slavery in modern world can no longer be tolerated UN experts say
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11/30/2016 - 13:40
Portugal: UN experts to assess impact of economic crisis on housing, water and sanitation
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11/30/2016 - 09:40
UNs new LGBT expert urges global partnership to end violence and discrimination
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11/25/2016 - 10:10
North Korea: UN expert calls for a people-centred approach
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11/25/2016 - 09:24
Right to health in Croatia: UN expert to make first visit
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11/21/2016 - 19:18
Deep concern at bid to block UN human rights expert
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11/18/2016 - 09:34
Australias human rights record blemished by punitive approach to migrants UN rights expert
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11/17/2016 - 15:09
Nigeria: UN expert seeks urgent answers on brutal eviction of 30,000 people
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11/17/2016 - 14:42
One year on: UN group renews call for Saudi Arabia to release human rights activists
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11/14/2016 - 11:18
The US must immediately halt execution of Kevin Cooper UN rights experts urge
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11/14/2016 - 10:36
Turkey / Freedom of expression: UN human rights expert to assess current situation
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11/14/2016 - 09:16
North Korea / Human rights: New UN Special Rapporteur in first official visit to Northeast Asia
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11/10/2016 - 14:09
UN experts criticize Kenya police for excessive use of force against peaceful protesters
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11/04/2016 - 10:22
UN experts launch urgent call for action on anniversary of devastating Brazil dam collapse
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11/03/2016 - 09:45
Arbitrary Detention: UN expert group releases 21 Opinions on detention cases from 17 countries
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11/02/2016 - 09:32
UN expert hails role of equality bodies and action plans in combating racism
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10/31/2016 - 18:40
UN expert urges fresh action on conflict-related people trafficking New UN report
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10/31/2016 - 11:01
UN rights expert to assess situation of migrants in Australia and off-shore detention centres in Nauru
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10/28/2016 - 19:25
UN rights expert urges States not to sign the flawed CETA treaty and put it to referendum
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10/28/2016 - 17:15
International community must not lose sight of Myanmar challenges, UN expert warns
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10/28/2016 - 16:52
UN Special Rapporteur lists catalogue of rights breaches in Belarus
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10/28/2016 - 15:37
UN rights expert highlights hidden breaches of freedom of religion in new report
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10/27/2016 - 11:35
UN expert urges joint action to protect North Korea human rights
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10/27/2016 - 10:14
Israel breaching Palestines right to development, UN human rights expert finds
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10/26/2016 - 18:24
UN rights expert calls to stop intentional destruction of cultural heritage
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10/26/2016 - 17:45
Times are changing: Its not just about benefiting, but contributing to development UN expert on disabilities
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10/26/2016 - 11:13
Albinism: Cost cannot be an excuse when fighting violence and discrimination New UN report
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10/25/2016 - 16:35
Time to translate nutrition targets into action UN expert on the right to food
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10/25/2016 - 15:47
Development goals: States must not be tempted by the low-hanging fruit UN expert on right to health
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10/24/2016 - 19:42
Arbitrary detention: UN expert group urges the USA to abolish the mandatory detention of migrants
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10/24/2016 - 16:39
UN experts urge Myanmar to address serious violations of human rights in northern Rakhine State
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10/24/2016 - 16:33
Migration control is not only about keeping people out UN experts call for vision and leadership
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