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Mexico draft security law threatens rights and should be rejected, UN rights experts warn 12/14/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Mexico
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Privacy
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
UN experts urge Azerbaijan to end travel ban on award-winning investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova 12/5/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Azerbaijan
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Latin America and Caribbean urgently need strong, legally binding treaty on environmental rights, say UN experts 11/27/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • SR right to development
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Environment
  • Right to drinking water
  • Right to food
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Right to development
  • International Order
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • External debt
E F S R C A
Mexico: UN rights expert condemns killing of Baja California Sur Ombudsperson 11/24/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Mexico
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
China: UN experts condemn jailing of human rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong 11/23/2017
  • China
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Extreme poverty
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
UN experts urge Philippines to stop attacks and killings in anti-drugs campaign 11/23/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Philippines
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
Cameroon: human rights must be respected to end cycle of violence - UN experts 11/17/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Cameroon
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Turkey: UN experts call for dropping of terror charges against leading human rights defenders 11/13/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
UN experts urge ASEAN summit to address regional human rights concerns 11/10/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Philippines
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Freedom of association
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Hong Kong should respect human rights of democracy activists during appeal – UN experts 11/6/2017
  • Press Releases
  • China
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
       
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