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Asia-Pacific Regional Forum: Working toward conflict prevention through protection of minority rights 9/6/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Minorities
E F S R C A
Golden opportunity for EU to take global lead on human rights in business – UN expert 9/6/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Human rights defenders
  • Transnational corporations
  • Minorities
E F S R C A
Iran must halt imminent execution of Kurdish prisoner – UN experts 9/3/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Minorities
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
International Day Commemorating the Victims ofActs of Violence Based on Religion or Belief, 22 August 2021 8/20/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Terrorism
  • Minorities
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Violence against women
  • Women
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Religious intolerance
  • Cultural rights
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Afghanistan: UN experts urge swift global action to protect human rights and prevent ‘civilian slaughter’ 8/16/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Afghanistan
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Terrorism
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Cultural rights
  • Traffic in persons
  • Religious intolerance
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Violence against women
  • Women
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Slavery
  • Minorities
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Older persons
  • Sale of children
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Disability
E F S R C A
Israel must safeguard human rights defenders in Occupied Palestinian Territory and within its borders – UN expert 8/11/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Women
  • Minorities
  • Violence against women
  • Health
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Armenia must drop “intimidating” criminal charges against minority rights activist – UN experts 8/10/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Minorities
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
UN expert urges governments to crack down on hate speech and crimes targeting Romani and minorities 7/30/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Minorities
E F S R C A
Racism and xenophobia put human rights of human trafficking victims at risk – UN expert 7/29/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Traffic in persons
  • Migrant workers
  • Human rights defenders
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Health
  • Minorities
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Education
  • Transnational corporations
  • Racism and racial discrimination
E F S R C A
India must halt mass eviction that threatens to leave 100,000 homeless – UN experts 7/16/2021
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Adequate housing
  • Human rights defenders
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Minorities
  • Right to drinking water
  • Extreme poverty
  • Education
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