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UN expert to assess human rights of LGBT persons: US
Why we need to combine disease surveillance and climate modelling to preempt future pandemics
UN expert gravely concerned by deterioration of security and human rights situation: Mali
Civilian casualty update 15 August 2022: Ukraine
‘Meticulously constructed policies of inequality’ – Afghanistan one year
Australia is failing to deliver on the UN Rights of Indigenous people
In Colombia, UN Women Executive Director galvanizes action for women’s leadership and gender equality
UN Human Rights Chief to visit Bangladesh, including Cox’s Bazar, 14
UN human rights experts warn of bleak future without massive turnaround: Afghanistan
UN expert to visit Cambodia to assess human rights situation
Intergenerational Solidarity and adolescent wellbeing
UN Secretary- General and young activists in heart-to-heart for nuclear disarmament
ABC Radio Melbourne – Virginia Trioli
Glass is lens to cool nuclear science during National Science Week
Comment by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on protest deaths in Sierra Leone
UN experts sound alarm on situation of children with disabilities: Ukraine
Bachelet alarmed by number of Palestinian children killed in latest escalation, urges accountability
UNHCR applauds Liberia for removing gender discrimination from its nationality law
50-day countdown to Climate Week NYC begins
One million people displaced by drought in Somalia
Supporting prevention, preparedness and response to global pandemics
UN experts denounce withdrawal from Aarhus Convention: Belarus
UN experts launch new guidance for businesses working in conflict-affected regions 11 August
UNITAR Concludes Harbour Education 2022 Summer Global Competency Training Programme
Honiara, Solomon Islands
Indigenous people with disabilities face racism and ableism
UN human rights experts condemn repeated use of emergency measures to crackdown on protests: Sri Lanka
UN experts: States must ensure leadership roles for indigenous women
Civilian casualty update 8 August 2022: Ukraine
FAO scales up procurement of fertilizers thanks to $10 million loan from UN Central Emergency Response Fund
UN expert calls for end to impunity, urges armed groups to lay down arms: Central African Republic
Indigenous women play vital role in preservation and transmission of traditional knowledge
Somalia: “We cannot wait for famine to be declared; we must act now”
UN Committee on Elimination of Racial Discrimination to review Benin, Nicaragua, USA, Azerbaijan, Slovakia, Zimbabwe and Suriname
Global food commodity prices decline in July
Extreme risks for rights defenders who challenge corporate activity: Colombia
Crisis and fragility of democracy in world
Deputy Prime Minister meeting with ROK Minister for National Defense
New Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Commissioner for ACT
NSW COVID fines on kids could breach international law
Increasing attacks on Cambodia’s media are threat to democracy
State of Press Freedom in Cambodia
UN experts call for international investigation into 2020 Beirut explosion
Ukrainian celebrity backs psychologists helping families affected by war
Comment by UN Human Rights Office spokesperson Liz Throssell on executions in Singapore
Members of Human Rights Body Conclude First Mission to Ethiopia
Ukraine: FAO, Canada join forces to address grain storage deficit
UN Secretary-General to hear from youth on advancing nuclear disarmament on Hiroshima atomic bombing anniversary