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Press briefing notes on Poland/Belarus border 12/21/2021
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Press Releases
  • Poland
  • Belarus
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Refugees
  • Migration and Human Rights
E F S R C A
Lebanon: Cease threats and intimidation of human rights lawyer – UN expert 12/1/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Lebanon
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Human rights defenders
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
In Dialogue with Thailand, Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Ask about the Situation of Indigenous Peoples, Migrants, Asylum Seekers and Stateless Persons 11/23/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Migration and Human Rights
E F S R C A
UN experts deplore the expulsion by Egypt of Eritrean family seeking asylum in violation of the principle of non-refoulement 11/19/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Eritrea
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Health
E F S R C A
Greece: Guilty verdict for migrant rights defenders could mean more deaths at sea – UN expert 11/18/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Greece
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Trafficking
E F S R C A
UNFCCC COP 26 Side Event: Climate Impacts as Drivers of Migration: Science, Human Rights and Policy Response 11/11/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Environment
E F S R C A
Comment by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on the Belarus-Poland border situation 11/10/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Belarus
  • Poland
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Migration and Human Rights
E F S R C A
Singapore: UN experts urge halt to execution of drug offender with disabilities 11/8/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Singapore
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Disability
  • Health
E F S R C A
Viet Nam and Saudi Arabia: UN experts call for protection of trafficked workers 11/4/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Viet Nam
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Traffic in persons
  • Trafficking
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Slavery
E F S R C A
G7 Trade Ministers’ strong stance against forced labour in supply chains is welcome, but must be followed by concrete action on forced labour and other human rights abuses says UN expert group 11/2/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Slavery
  • Extreme poverty
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Transnational corporations
  • Traffic in persons
E F S R C A
       
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