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Afghanistan: Taliban attempting to steadily erase women and girls from public life – UN experts 1/17/2022
  • Press Releases
  • Afghanistan
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Women
  • Religious intolerance
  • Traffic in persons
  • Right to drinking water
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Disability
  • Extreme poverty
  • Mercenaries
  • Freedom of association
  • Right to development
  • Minorities
  • Slavery
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • International Order
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Children
  • Human rights defenders
  • Women rights
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Cultural rights
  • Health
  • Education
  • Racism and racial discrimination
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Comprehensive, inclusive and universal COVID-19 human rights policies urgently needed - UN Treaty Bodies’ statement on Human Rights Day 12/10/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Committee against Torture
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Committee on Migrant Workers
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Human Rights Committee
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
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Do more to support children born of rape in armed conflict and their mothers, UN committees urge States 11/19/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Children
E F S R C A
UN Women’s Rights Committee issues findings on Ecuador, Egypt, Indonesia, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Russia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sweden, and Yemen 11/15/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
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Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women closes eightieth session after adopting concluding observations on reports of 10 States parties 11/12/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • Indonesia
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Maldives
  • Russian Federation
  • South Africa
  • South Sudan
  • Yemen
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women
E F S R C A
Georgia failed to protect woman from gender-and honour-based violence, UN women’s rights committee finds 11/11/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Georgia
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Discrimination
E F S R C A
Examen de l’Afrique du Sud au CEDAW : des mesures positives prises en faveur des droits des femmes sont saluées, mais le niveau de violence sexiste est jugé préoccupant 11/8/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
E F S R C A
Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women commend South Africa for its strong political will to support women’s rights and ask about gender-based violence 11/5/2021
  • Press Releases
  • South Africa
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women
E F S R C A
Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Commend South Sudan’s Progressive Legislation for Women, and Ask about Sexual and Gender-Based Violence and Conflict-Related Sexual Violence 11/4/2021
  • Press Releases
  • South Sudan
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women
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Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Commend Policies in Favour of the Family and Women in the Russian Federation and Ask about Gender-Based Violence, and the List of Professions Restricted to Women 11/3/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women
  • Violence against women
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