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UN experts condemn jail sentence against Algerian journalist and call for his release 9/16/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Algeria
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
Execution of Iran athlete sends deeply disturbing message to protesters, say UN experts 9/14/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Switzerland’s new “terrorism” definition sets a dangerous precedent worldwide, UN human rights experts warn 9/11/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Switzerland
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Turkish human rights lawyer dies after hunger strike 9/2/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Terrorism
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Violence against women
  • Women
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
UN human rights experts: Belarus must stop torturing protesters and prevent enforced disappearances 9/1/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Belarus
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Belarus
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
UN human rights experts call on Chile to drop criminal charges against influential feminist artistic group 8/24/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Women
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Violence against women
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Imprisoned human rights defenders in Egypt at grave risk of COVID-19, say UN human rights experts 8/24/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • 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
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Terrorism
  • Minorities
  • Freedom of association
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Religious intolerance
E F S R C A
Governments must do more to support victims of violence 8/21/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Religious intolerance
  • Minorities
  • Women
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
Jordan: UN experts call for release of labour union officials from detention, lifting of gag orders 8/19/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Jordan
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
UN experts call on Afghanistan to prevent further killings of human rights defenders 8/14/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Afghanistan
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of association
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