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Turkey: Uncover truth behind killing of couple who challenged mining companies, demands UN expert 9/17/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Environment
E F S R C A
Iran must halt imminent execution of Kurdish prisoner – UN experts 9/3/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Minorities
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
International Day Commemorating the Victims ofActs of Violence Based on Religion or Belief, 22 August 2021 8/20/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Terrorism
  • Minorities
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Violence against women
  • Women
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Religious intolerance
  • Cultural rights
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
UN experts call for end to police brutality worldwide 8/13/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
UN experts call for an end to police brutality worldwide 8/11/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
UK: UN experts voice concern at proposed blanket impunity to address legacy of “the Troubles” in Northern Ireland 8/10/2021
  • Press Releases
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Occupied Palestinian Territory: Attacks against critics must stop, those responsible arrested – UN experts 7/6/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Morocco: UN human rights expert decries “clampdown” on human rights defenders 7/1/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Morocco
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of movement
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Women
E F S R C A
Iran: UN experts urge Iran to halt execution of child offender 6/24/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Children
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Mexico: UN and regional experts call for peace after violent election campaign 6/8/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Mexico
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Violence against women
  • Women
E F S R C A
       
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