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UN human rights experts urge Spain to halt extraditions to China fearing risk of torture or death penalty 5/18/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Spain
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Migrant workers
  • Traffic in persons
E F S R C A
Leave no LGBT person behind 5/16/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of the Committee against Torture
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Extreme poverty
  • Education
  • Right to food
  • Adequate housing
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Health
  • Violence against women
  • Women
E F S R C A
Bahrain: UN rights experts condemn military court convictions, cite torture allegations 4/30/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Bahrain
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Religious intolerance
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Argentina: UN human rights expert on torture urges authorities to respect human dignity 4/23/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Argentina
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Preliminary observations and recommendations 4/23/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Argentina
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN rights experts call on Iran to annul death sentence against Ramin Hossein Panahi 4/19/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Sudan
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Health
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN expert on torture to visit Argentina from April 9-20 4/5/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Argentina
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN experts alarmed by reports of human rights defenders beaten in Iran jail 3/19/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Human rights defenders
  • Violence against women
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN experts urge Saudi Arabia to halt executions on spying, spreading Shia faith charges 3/15/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Terrorism
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Religious intolerance
  • Health
E F S R C A
Migration policies can amount to ill-treatment and torture, UN rights expert warns 3/1/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
       
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