Latest OHCHR News

UN experts alarmed by extreme environmental injustice in Cité Soleil: Haiti
Human Rights Council Adopts Nine Resolutions
UN experts decry acts of racialised police brutality: Brazil
UN experts: Unilateral sanctions threaten scientific research and academic freedom
UN experts on enforced disappearances to visit Uruguay
In Dialogue with Georgia, Experts of Human Rights Committee Welcome New Mechanism for Responding to Views
Human Rights Council Hears Presentation on Cooperation with Georgia and Concludes Interactive Dialogue with Independent Fact-finding
UN experts: UN General Assembly must affirm right to healthy environment
Oral update by High Commissioner for Human Rights on follow-up to Human Rights Council resolution 49/33 on “Cooperation
High Numbers of Civilian Casualties in Ukraine Raise Concerns that Attacks by Russia are not Complying with International
In Dialogue with Ireland, Experts of Human Rights Committee Praise Legislation Combatting Hate Crimes
2030 Agenda is Characterised by Shallow Commitment to Racial Justice and Fails to Address Systemic Racism and Xenophobia
High Commissioner updates Human Rights Council: Ukraine
Sustainable development programmes characterised by shallow commitment to racial justice and equality, warns UN expert
Bachelet calls for urgent probe into deadly protest in Uzbek city of Nukus
Human Rights Council Holds Panel Discussion on Technical Cooperation and Full and Effective Participation of Women
Human Rights Council Adopts Universal Periodic Review Outcomes of Republic of Moldova, South Sudan, Haiti and Sudan
Annual thematic panel discussion on technical cooperation and capacity-building
High Commissioner opening statement to fifteenth session of Expert Mechanism on Rights of Indigenous Peoples
Civilian casualty update 4 July 2022: Ukraine
Human rights and environmental due diligence laws crucial to combat irresponsible business activities
Committee on Elimination of Discrimination against Women Closes Eighty-second Session
Comment by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on killing of at least nine protesters in Sudan
Human Rights Council Holds Urgent Debate on Human Rights of Women and Girls in Afghanistan
In Dialogue with Uruguay, Experts of Human Rights Committee Commend Measures to Address Discrimination and Racial Disparities
Urgent call for United States to adhere to women’s rights convention, UN committee
Update to Human Rights Council Urgent Debate: Afghanistan
Experts of Human Rights Committee Commend Luxembourg on its Comprehensive Report
UN expert applauds progress on sale and exploitation of children, challenges still remain: Mauritius
Oral Update of International Commission of Human Rights Experts on Ethiopia to UN Human Rights Council, Geneva,
Draft Oral Update of International Commission of Human Rights Experts on Ethiopia to UN Human Rights Council
UN torture prevention body announces visits for 2023
UN experts on arbitrary detention to conduct official visit: Botswana
Presentation of report on civilian deaths in Syrian Arab Republic
Interactive Dialogue on High Commissioner’s report on Venezuela
High Commissioner launches revised Istanbul Protocol at Geneva event
Statement by Michelle Bachelet, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
Accountability is Pivotal to Prosecute Those Responsible for War Crimes and Crimes against Humanity in Libya
UN expert: Belarus ‘engulfed in fear’ as systematic violations and impunity persist
Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Syrian Arab Republic
Diversity and Cooperation: New Humanity
Manual on Effective Investigation and Documentation of Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
Crisis taking an enormous toll on children, UN committee warns: Myanmar
Feminist Economics and Fight for Human Rights
Opposition mass trials deeply flawed – UN rights experts: Cambodia
Informe final de la Comisión de la Verdad
Colombian Truth Commission’s final report
Committee on Elimination of Discrimination against Women Holds Briefing for States Parties on its Draft General Recommendation