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Brazil: Lawyers must not be attacked for defending their clients, says UN expert 10/21/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
UN experts call veto of Ecuador’s Organic Health Code a missed opportunity to advance gender equality and health care 10/21/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Ecuador
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Women
  • Violence against women
  • Health
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
UN expert: religious and belief minorities must not be left behind in push for sustainable development 10/20/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Religious intolerance
E F S R C A
Bachelet dismayed at restrictions on human rights NGOs and arrests of activists in India 10/20/2020
  • Press Releases
  • India
E F S R C A
Women activists are leading change but are under-estimated, under-resourced and undermined, says UN expert 10/20/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
UN expert calls for greater protection for human rights defenders 10/19/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
UN expert encourages Mexico to increase protection of human rights defenders 10/19/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Mexico
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Unilateral sanctions make it harder to fight COVID-19, must be dropped, says UN expert 10/18/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
  • Unilateral coercive measures
E F S R C A
Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights concludes virtual sixty-eighth session 10/16/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • Cultural rights
E F S R C A
Mexico: UN experts say proposed budget cuts could hurt vital services for women 10/16/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Mexico
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Violence against women
  • Women
  • Discrimination
  • Indigenous peoples
E F S R C A
       
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