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UN torture prevention body applauds Brazil Supreme Court’s decision safeguarding national preventive mechanism 4/1/2022
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of the Committee against Torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Brazil: UN expert visit to assess peaceful assembly and association rights 3/25/2022
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Brazil must abide by international obligations and strengthen its torture prevention system, say UN experts 2/11/2022
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of the Committee against Torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Brazil: UN experts to hold high-level talks to reinforce torture prevention system 1/31/2022
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
  • Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of the Committee against Torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN Child Rights Committee rules that countries bear cross-border responsibility for harmful impact of climate change 10/11/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Turkey
  • France
  • Georgia
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
E F S R C A
UN Committee on Enforced Disappearances issues findings on Brazil, Panama, France and Spain 9/30/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Panama
  • France
  • Spain
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
UN Committee on Enforced Disappearances to review Brazil, France, Panama and Spain 9/10/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Panama
  • Spain
  • France
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Brazil: UN experts deplore attacks by illegal miners on indigenous peoples; alarmed by mercury levels 6/2/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Special Rapporteur on toxics and human rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • 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
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Environment
  • Toxics and human rights
  • Human rights defenders
  • Sanitation
  • Health
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
UN Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples issues ‘Advice’ on Brazil 5/10/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
  • Indigenous peoples
E F S R C A
Press briefing notes on Brazil 5/7/2021
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
       
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