Communications on legislation and policy

The Special Rapporteur is mandated to take action on allegations of human rights violations relating to contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance.  Based on the information received from various relevant and credible sources, the Special Rapporteur intervenes by sending letters – known as “communications” – to Governments and other relevant stakeholders. 

On this page, the Special Rapporteur will publish all communications sent in relation to national bills/laws, regulations, policies and practices.

To learn more about the communications procedure, including on how to submit complaints/information to the mandate, please click here.


Recent communications

China

India

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Contact information

Ms. E. Tendayi Achiume
Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
Palais des Nations
CH-1211 Geneva 10
Switzerland
Fax: +41 22 917 9006
Email: racism@ohchr.org

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