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Release of U.S. nationals by North Korea: A welcome step to further address human rights concerns, says UN expert 5/10/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People s Republic of Korea
  • Human rights
E F S R C A
UN experts make urgent call for US to regularize, protect rights of young migrants as DACA deadline nears 2/20/2018
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Women
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Migrant workers
E F S R C A
Planned US execution of seriously ill Doyle Hamm may amount to torture, UN experts warn 2/19/2018
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
US urged to protect rights defenders as activist Maru Mora Villalpando faces deportation case 2/14/2018
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Migrant workers
  • Human rights defenders
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
US must reverse “outrageous” dismantling of Bears Ears National Monument, says UN rights expert 1/30/2018
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Indigenous peoples
E F S R C A
UN privacy expert weighs in on landmark US Supreme Court case on jurisdiction over cloud data 12/21/2017
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Privacy
E F S R C A
"American Dream is rapidly becoming American Illusion," warns UN rights expert on poverty 12/15/2017
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Extreme poverty
E F S R C A
Statement on Visit to the USA, by Professor Philip Alston, United Nations Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights* 12/15/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Extreme poverty
E F S R C A
“US must stop policy of impunity for the crime of torture"- UN rights expert 12/13/2017
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN expert on extreme poverty and human rights to visit USA, one of the wealthiest countries in the world 11/29/2017
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Extreme poverty
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