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Nigeria: UN expert on extrajudicial executions to visit 8/16/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Nigeria
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Minorities
  • Women
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Human rights defenders
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NATIONALIST GROUPS AND ENDANGERED LANGUAGES RAISED BY EXPERTS AS THE COMMITTEE ON RACIAL DISCRIMINATION EXAMINES THE REPORT OF MONGOLIA 8/16/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Mongolia
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Education
  • Refugees
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Migrant workers
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Minorities
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Disability
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Iran: Release women jailed for protesting against compulsory wearing of veil, say UN rights experts 8/16/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Women rights
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Discrimination
  • Human rights defenders
  • Women human rights defenders
  • Religious intolerance
  • Women
  • Violence against women
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Press briefing note on Zimbabwe 8/16/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Zimbabwe
  • Freedom of association
  • Law enforcement
  • Economic social and cultural rights
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
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UNEP, UN Human Rights Office sign new agreement, stepping up commitment to protect the human right to a healthy environment 8/16/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Environment
  • Human rights defenders
  • Terrorism
  • Human rights and climate change
  • Right to drinking water
  • Right to food
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COMMITTEE ON RACIAL DISCRIMINATION DISCUSSES ONLINE HATE SPEECH AND ABSENCE OF EXTREME PARTIES IN DIALOGUE WITH ICELAND 8/15/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Iceland
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Women
  • Xenophobia
  • Trafficking
  • Traffic in persons
  • RomaMinorities
  • African Descent
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Honduras: UN experts visit to assess corporate respect for human rights 8/15/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Honduras
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Business and human rights
  • Globalization and human rights
  • Transnational corporations
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ANTI-SEMITISM AND SITUATION OF ROMA AND PEOPLE OF AFRICAN DESCENT RAISED BY EXPERTS AS THE COMMITTEE ON RACIAL DISCRIMINATION EXAMINES THE REPORT OF THE STATE OF PALESTINE 8/14/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • African Descent
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UN rights expert in first visit to Honduras to assess independence of justice system 8/14/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Honduras
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Independence of judiciary
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Paraguay responsible for human rights violations in context of massive agrochemical fumigations 8/14/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Paraguay
  • Human Rights Committee
  • Civil and political rights
  • Health
  • Environment
  • Right to food
  • Toxic waste
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