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The right to freedom of religion or belief and the right to live free from violence and discrimination based on SOGI are both built on a promise of human freedom 5/14/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Independent expert on Somalia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • Committee against Torture
  • Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of the Committee against Torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • 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
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Religious intolerance
  • Mercenaries
  • Right to drinking water
  • Cultural rights
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Leprosy
  • Minorities
  • Right to food
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Older persons
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Traffic in persons
  • Health
  • Terrorism
  • Slavery
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Disability
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • International Order
  • Violence against women
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of association
  • Transnational corporations
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Introduction of the report of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights by Ilze Brands Kehris, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights 6/3/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights
  • Economic social and cultural rights
E F S R C A
Five UN human rights treaty bodies issue a joint statement on human rights and climate change. 9/16/2019
  • Statements/Messages
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Economic social and cultural rights
E F S R C A
Committee releases statement on climate change and the Covenant 10/8/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • Economic social and cultural rights
E F S R C A
Joint opening of the sessions of the Human Rights Committee and the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 3/12/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Human Rights Committee
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights
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Optional Protocol to the Convention on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 5/11/2015
  • Statements/Messages
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Civil and political rights
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Statement by Navi Pillay, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights at the deposit of the 10th ratification instrument, by Uruguay, of the Optional Protocol of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, delivered by Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Ivan Šimonović 2/6/2013
  • Statements/Messages
  • Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • Treaty ratification
  • Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights
  • Cultural rights
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