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Syria’s human rights record to be examined by Universal Periodic Review 1/19/2022
  • Press Releases
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
E F S R C A
Togo’s human rights record to be examined by Universal Periodic Review 1/19/2022
  • Press Releases
  • Togo
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
E F S R C A
Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review Working Group to hold fortieth session in Geneva from 24 January to 3 February 2022 1/19/2022
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
E F S R C A
Press briefing notes on Sudan 1/18/2022
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Press Releases
  • Sudan
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Press briefing notes on Yemen 1/18/2022
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Press Releases
  • Yemen
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
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
E F S R C A
Switzerland: UN expert postpones visit to Brian K. after positive steps by authorities 1/14/2022
  • Press Releases
  • Switzerland
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
United Kingdom Nationality and Borders Bill undermines rights of victims of trafficking and modern slavery, UN experts say 1/14/2022
  • Press Releases
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Traffic in persons
  • Migrant workers
  • Terrorism
  • Slavery
E F S R C A
Press briefing notes on Ethiopia 1/14/2022
  • Press Releases
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Ethiopia
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Press briefing notes on Bosnia and Herzegovina / Serbia 1/14/2022
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Press Releases
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Serbia
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
       
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