dcsimg


​Derechos humanos - Nueva York

 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

Protecting LGBTI people from violence and discrimination
Remarks by UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, Andrew Gilmour, at the event entitled “Ethics of Reciprocity”, New York, 26 October 2017

“Ethics of Reciprocity”
Remarks by UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Andrew Gilmour

Pushing back against attacks on human rights
Speech to Front Line Defenders

Situation in Myanmar
Statement by Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, Mr. Andrew Gilmour, at the Arria Formula meeting on the situation in Myanmar, New York, 13 October 2017

Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons
Statement by Andrew Gilmour, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, at the High-level meeting of the General Assembly on the appraisal of the United Nations Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons (Panel II: The Global Plan of Action and effective partnerships for the protection of and assistance to victims), New York, 27 September 2017

Reuniones y eventos

 

Llamamiento Anual 2017 en inglés ​
Stand up for someone's rights today!​ ​​
Logo: Free and Equal