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Human Rights Council Continues General Debate on the High Commissioner’s Global Human Rights Update, as well as her Updates on Afghanistan, Nicaragua, Venezuela and Sri Lanka 9/14/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Afghanistan
  • Nicaragua
  • Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
  • Sri Lanka
  • Human Rights Council
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
Oral Update on the human rights situation in Sri Lanka 9/13/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sri Lanka
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Human Rights Council Renews Mandate of Special Rapporteur on the Environment, Adopts Resolutions on Sri Lanka, Nicaragua, Occupied Palestinian Territory, and on Unilateral Coercive Measures 3/23/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Sri Lanka
  • Nicaragua
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Human Rights Council
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Human Rights Council
  • Environment
  • Unilateral coercive measures
E F S R C A
Human Rights Council Holds Dialogue with Special Rapporteur on Eritrea and Starts Dialogue with High Commissioner on Sri Lanka 2/24/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Eritrea
  • Sri Lanka
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
46th session of the Human Rights Council
Report of OHCHR on promoting reconciliation, accountability and human rights in Sri Lanka (A/HRC/46/20)
2/24/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sri Lanka
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
Sri Lanka: Experts dismayed by regressive steps, call for renewed UN scrutiny and efforts to ensure accountability 2/5/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Sri Lanka
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Freedom of association
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Minorities
  • Religious intolerance
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Truth justice and reparation
E F S R C A
Sri Lanka: Experts dismayed by regressive steps, call for renewed UN scrutiny and efforts to ensure accountability 2/5/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sri Lanka
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Sri Lanka on alarming path towards recurrence of grave human rights violations – UN report 1/27/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Sri Lanka
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Sri Lanka: Compulsory cremation of COVID-19 bodies cannot continue, say UN experts 1/25/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Religious intolerance
  • Minorities
  • Freedom of association
  • Health
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
E F S R C A
UN expert calls on governments to renew their commitment for action to expand civic space during global crisis 7/10/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Sri Lanka
  • Zimbabwe
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
       
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