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Time for world leaders to honour 25-year-old promises and renew their commitments on women’s rights, say human rights experts 11/11/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Eritrea
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Independent expert on Somalia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Women
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Extreme poverty
  • Leprosy
  • Right to food
  • Toxic waste
  • Health
  • Human rights defenders
  • Migrant workers
  • Older persons
  • Religious intolerance
  • Sale of children
  • Slavery
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Violence against women
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
“Vicious cycle of hatred” against LGBT people being fuelled daily, says UN rights expert 10/24/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
Call for the effective implementation of SDG Goal 3: Removing barriers and closing the gap of health disparities for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and gender-diverse people 10/11/2019
  • Statements/Messages
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Health
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
International Day of the Girl Child,11 October 2019
Agents for change: Girls take up the fight for a better world
10/10/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Women
  • Violence against women
  • Cultural rights
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Health
  • Human rights defenders
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Minorities
  • Sale of children
  • Slavery
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Trafficking
  • Traffic in persons
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
States must act to stop bullying of LGBT students, say UN experts 10/4/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Discrimination
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
The inclusion of LGBT people in education settings; of paramount importance to “leaving no one behind” 10/2/2019
  • Statements/Messages
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
First Joint Consultation discussing the inclusion of LGBTI persons in the economic, social and cultural sphere 10/1/2019
  • Statements/Messages
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
Hate speech: UN experts make joint call for action by states and social media firms 9/23/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Independent expert on Somalia
  • Independent Expert on Mali
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Religious intolerance
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Minorities
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Violence against women
  • Traffic in persons
  • International Order
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Extreme poverty
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Terrorism
  • Women
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
Women’s empowerment, gender equality and social protection: Where next? 9/16/2019
  • Statements/Messages
  • Women
  • Gender mainstreaming
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
UN Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar Calls for Justice for Victims of Sexual and Gender-based Violence 8/22/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Myanmar
  • Human Rights Council
  • Violence against women
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Crimes against humanity genocide war crimes
  • Minorities
  • Refugees
  • Religious intolerance
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
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