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USA: UN human rights expert to assess the situation of trafficking in persons 12/2/2016
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Traffic in persons
E F S R C A
Native Americans facing excessive force in North Dakota pipeline protests – UN expert 11/15/2016
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Indigenous people
  • Environment
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Business and human rights
  • Cultural rights
  • Human rights defenders
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
Arbitrary detention: UN expert group urges the USA to abolish the mandatory detention of migrants 10/24/2016
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
Working Group on Arbitrary Detention: Preliminary Findings from its visit to the United States of America (11-24 October 2016) 10/24/2016
  • Statements/Messages
  • United States of America
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
USA: UN rights expert troubled by allegations that Yahoo complied with surveillance demands 10/7/2016
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Arbitrary Detention: UN expert group launches its first official visit to the USA 10/7/2016
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
North Dakota: “Indigenous peoples must be consulted prior to oil pipeline construction” – UN expert 9/23/2016
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Indigenous people
  • Toxic waste
  • Right to drinking water
  • Freedom of association
  • Cultural rights
  • Business and human rights
E F S R C A
USA: Inequality casts dark shadow over exercise of assembly and association rights, UN expert says 7/28/2016
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Statement by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association at the conclusion of his visit to the United States of America 7/27/2016
  • Statements/Messages
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
USA / People of African descent: UN expert group condemns recent killings 7/8/2016
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
       
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