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Attacks against human rights advocate threaten academic freedom in Northern Ireland - UN experts 3/24/2022
  • Press Releases
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Human rights education
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
BOLIVIA: Relator Especial de Independencia de Jueces y Abogados hace un llamado al acuerdo nacional por la justicia 2/22/2022
  • Press Releases
  • Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Independence of judiciary
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OBSERVACIONES PRELIMINARES - VISITA DEL RELATOR DIEGO GARCÍA-SAYÁN A BOLIVIA 2/22/2022
  • Statements/Messages
  • Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
Bolivia: UN expert on independence of judges and lawyers will make an official visit 2/11/2022
  • Press Releases
  • Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
UN experts condemn conviction of Pakistan human rights defender and minority activist Idris Khattak 12/15/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Pakistan
  • 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 Minorities Issues
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Minorities
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Terrorism
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Russia: Dissolution of human rights organisations could start civil society shut down - UN expert 12/14/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Russian Federation
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Cultural rights
  • Freedom of association
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
35th anniversary UN Declaration on the Right to Development
4 December 2021
12/3/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Central African Republic
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on toxics and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Right to development
  • Slavery
  • Traffic in persons
  • Extreme poverty
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • External debt
  • International Order
  • Freedom of association
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Transnational corporations
  • Toxics and human rights
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Education
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Religious intolerance
  • Cultural rights
  • Albinism
  • Right to food
  • Environment
  • Unilateral coercive measures
  • Right to drinking water
  • Older persons
E F S R C A
UN experts urge release of rights defenders in Egypt, condemn misuse of counter-terrorism measures 12/1/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • 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 the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Terrorism
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Human rights defenders
  • Health
  • Freedom of association
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
Afghanistan: UN experts urge swift global action to protect human rights and prevent ‘civilian slaughter’ 8/16/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Afghanistan
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Terrorism
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Cultural rights
  • Traffic in persons
  • Religious intolerance
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Violence against women
  • Women
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Slavery
  • Minorities
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Older persons
  • Sale of children
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Disability
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