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Bahrain: UN expert alarmed by prolonged detention of human rights defenders 6/22/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Bahrain
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Special Rapporteur Tells Human Rights Council that Serious Human Rights Issues Persist in Eritrea 6/21/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Opens Seventy-ninth Online Session 6/21/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women
E F S R C A
Vaccines against COVID-19 Must Be Considered as a Global Public Good, High Commissioner for Human Rights Tells Human Rights Council as it Opens its Forty-Seventh Regular Session 6/21/2021
  • Press Releases
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
UN women’s rights committee to discuss rights of indigenous women and girls 6/21/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women
  • Indigenous peoples
E F S R C A
UN experts urge Catholic Church to act against sexual abuse, provide reparations 6/21/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Holy See
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Disability
  • Sale of children
E F S R C A
Iran: Jailed for defending women who opposed compulsory veiling, Nasrin Sotoudeh must be freed, say UN experts 6/21/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on religious intolerance
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Violence against women
  • Women
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Human rights defenders
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Religious intolerance
  • Health
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Tunisia: UN expert praises democratic progress since Revolution, says more needed for LGBT persons 6/18/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Tunisia
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
Press briefing notes on Yemen 6/18/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Yemen
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Press briefing notes on Pakistan 6/18/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Pakistan
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
       
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