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Committee on Enforced Disappearances Closes Twenty-Sixth Session after Adopting Concluding Observations on Cambodia, Burkina Faso and Honduras
UN report highlights risk of more and gross human rights violations if South Sudan’s conflict drivers remain unaddressed
Experts of the Committee on Enforced Disappearances Commend Honduras’ Migration Reception Centres, Ask about Disappearances of Migrants and Illegal Intercountry Adoptions
UNOSAT 2023 Year in Review: Fostering Resilience and Innovation Worldwide
UN Human Rights Chief lays out “Path for Solutions” for years to come
Human Rights Council Opens Fifty-Fifth Regular Session and Holds Minute of Silence in Memory of All Victims of Human Rights Violations Worldwide
Human Rights Council Advisory Committee Concludes Its 31st Session
Experts of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Commend Sweden’s Aim to Achieve Carbon Neutrality by 2045, Raise Questions on…
Experts of the Committee on Enforced Disappearances Welcome Burkina Faso’s Capacity Building Efforts for Forensic Services, Ask Questions on Alleged Enforced Disappearances…
Experts of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Commend Indonesia on Successful General Elections, Raise Questions on the Job Creation…
The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its fifty-fifth regular session from 26 February to 5 April 2024
Experts of the Committee on Enforced Disappearances Commend Cambodia’s International Cooperation on Fighting Crime, Ask about Plans to Adopt Legislation on Enforced…
Remarks delivered by the Head of CTA Bureau at the United Nations Press briefing in Geneva
Committee on Enforced Disappearances Opens Twenty-Sixth Session
Human Rights must guide the completion of South Sudan’s transition – UN experts
Russia-Ukraine international armed conflict: 23,000 people reported missing
Experts of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Praise Ireland for Increasing Official Development Assistance, Ask about the Scarcity of…
UN Committee on Enforced Disappearances to review Cambodia, Burkina Faso and Honduras
Experts of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Commend Mauritania for Linking the Minimum Wage to Collective Bargaining, Ask about…
ICRC remains extremely concerned about the lives and welfare of hostages in Gaza
Thirty-first session of the Human Rights Council Advisory Committee to take place from 19 to 23 February 2024
Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Opens Seventy-Fifth Session
UN expert to visit for human rights assessment: Central African Republic
Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Praise the Central African Republic’s Efforts to Combat Harmful Traditional Practices,…
UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights to review Romania, Mauritania, Ireland, Iraq, Indonesia and Sweden
Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Commend Djibouti on Legislative and Judicial Reforms, Ask about the Impact…
Widespread destruction by Israeli Defence Forces of civilian infrastructure in Gaza
Turk warns Israeli extensive destruction near Gaza border “grave breach” of Geneva conventions, possible war crime
UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS TO MAKE 12TH VISIT TO SOUTH SUDAN
Save the Children’s founder receives cemetery honour in Geneva in key centenary year
Security Council: Threats to international peace and security
Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Welcomes Turkmenistan’s National Action Plan on Gender Equality, Asks about Measures to Prevent Domestic…
Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Commend Italy on Gender Architecture, Ask About Human Trafficking and Gender…
Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Praise Niger for Efforts to Remove Barriers to Women’s Rights, Ask…
Kalidou Koulibaly: Senegal footballer signs up to defend the most vulnerable in armed conflicts
Gaza at risk of complete medical shut down without urgent action to preserve services
Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Australia to the World Trade Organization
PolyU develops high-efficiency carbon dioxide electroreduction system for reducing carbon footprint and progressing carbon neutrality goals
Trade Minister travels to Geneva and Dubai
WHO announces the GDG for the development of the WHO MEC for Contraceptive Use (MEC) 6th Edition and the WHO SPRs for…
UNITAR Conference on Digital Finance
‘Delightful’ Yellow Submarine tomato to be released in 2024
Three new apple rootstocks bolster Geneva’s distinguished program
WHO announces the development of a guideline on the health of trans and gender diverse people
Enhanced support for refugees globally
New Zealand accepts Vice Chair role at the upcoming World Trade Organisation
Wing 371 Graduation – new cops for Christmas
Case highlights need to play it safe ahead of the festive season