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Human rights must be central in all discussions concerning migrants, UN experts urge States 12/1/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Migrant workers
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Traffic in persons
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Slavery
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Libya must end “outrageous” auctions of enslaved people, UN experts insist 11/30/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Libya
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Slavery
  • Migrant workers
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Traffic in persons
  • Violence against women
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Minorities
  • Sale of children
  • African Descent
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
Counter-terrorism measures are exacerbating racism and xenophobia, UN rights expert warns 10/31/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
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
Myanmar: UN experts condemn ongoing persecution of Rohingya in Rakhine State 9/26/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Myanmar
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Sp. Rapporteur on religious intolerance
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Minorities
  • Adequate housing
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Religious intolerance
E F S R C A
Nigeria: UN experts denounce ultimatum and death threats targeting Igbo minority 8/25/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Nigeria
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Discrimination
  • Minorities
E F S R C A
US racism on the rise, UN experts warn in wake of Charlottesville violence 8/16/2017
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • African Descent
  • Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
E F S R C A
Counter-terrorism measures are fuelling racism, UN rights expert warns 6/20/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
E F S R C A
States urged by UN experts to act now against racial profiling and incitement to racial hatred 3/21/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
       
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