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 President Evo Morales Ayma of Bolivia, addresses the General Assembly high-level event to mark the tenth anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. ©UN Photo/Manuel Elias

Indigenous peoples are ‘moral compass of humanity,’ special UN General Assembly meeting told

Endorsement of the principles of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples does not equal implementation, speakers told the General Assembly at a special meeting to celebrate the Declaration’s tenth anniversary



 A wall of photos at the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, the site of infamous Security Prison S-21, documents the Khmer Rouge's brutal treatment of detainees. ©UN Photo/Mark Garten

A decade on, UN urges all Governments to endorse convention on enforced disappearance

Marking the tenth anniversary of an historic treaty to keep people from suffering enforced disappearance or secret detentions, the UN urged all Governments that have not done so to ratify it, as the world body honoured victims separated from their loved ones.



Noticias/derechos humanos

Human rights advocates in Asia under attack
Op-ed by Andrew Gilmour, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights

Sexual violence against the Rohingya
Bangladesh and the international community must ensure support to victims of sexual violence; op-ed by Andrew Gilmour, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights

General Assembly high level meeting on peacebuilding and sustaining peace
Statement by Andrew Gilmour, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights at Interactive Dialogue on "UN Comprehensive and Integrated Approach to Peace",

Indigenous issues at the Permanent Forum and the General Assembly
Statements by Andrew Gilmour, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, at the 17th session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues and the General Assembly’s informal hearing on “Enhancing the participation of indigenous peoples’ representatives and institutions in meetings of relevant United Nations bodies on issues affecting them”, New York, 17 and 18 April 2018.

Decade for People of African Descent
A Decade of Recognition for the Contributions, Achievements, and Challenges of People of African Descent Worldwide, New York, 21 March 2018

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