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UN expert group on discrimination against women launches first official visit to Chad 12/1/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Chad
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Women
E F S R C A
Urgent need to speed up world action to realise Right to Development – UN experts 11/30/2017
  • Press Releases
  • SR right to development
  • Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Right to development
  • Albinism
  • Indigenous people
  • International Order
  • Minorities
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • African Descent
  • Women
E F S R C A
International Day on the Elimination of Violence against Women – 25 November 11/22/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Women's rights and gender
  • Violence against women
  • Women
E F S R C A
Death penalty disproportionately affects the poor, UN rights experts warn 10/6/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Women
  • Migrant workers
  • Extreme poverty
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
End to Saudi driving ban for women should be just the first step – UN experts 9/28/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Extreme poverty
  • Women
E F S R C A
International Safe Abortion Day – Thursday 28 September 2017 9/27/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Women
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Health
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
UN rights experts encourage Tunisia to follow up lifting of marriage ban with more action on equality 9/26/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Tunisia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Religious intolerance
  • Women
E F S R C A
UN experts say women’s sexual and reproductive rights integral to mindset-change in tackling gender discrimination in Samoa 8/18/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Samoa
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Women
E F S R C A
UN Human Rights Council Independent expert group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice 8/18/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • Samoa
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Women
E F S R C A
Discrimination against women: First mission ever to Samoa by a UN human rights expert group 8/2/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Samoa
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Women
E F S R C A
       
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