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Official account of Commissioner for Human Rights . The independent, non-judicial institution promoting in Europe.
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Realising ’s rights is not an option, it’s an obligation. All member states should incorporate the into national law, implement it & make its principles and provisions widely known. My statement:
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Commissioner for Human Rights Nov 13
Like many others, I am appalled by the senseless cruelty that Turkish courts displayed once more by detaining again. He should immediately be released.
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Commissioner for Human Rights Nov 1
Threats against journalists and impunity for the crimes against them are compressing in Europe at an alarming pace. States have the duty to protect journalists and to
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 31
Greece must urgently transfer asylum seekers from the Aegean islands and improve living conditions in reception facilities
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 29
Unbalanced language policies can curtail the rights of persons belonging to minorities & undermine social cohesion. states shld adopt language policies that embrace diversity, protect minority rights & defuse tensions. Read my Human Rights Comment:
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 26
Let’s work together to ensure that people are fully accepted in society, without stigmatisation or discrimination. Let’s end surgery on intersex children w.o their free, informed consent.
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 25
Together we can counter the serious backlash against people across Europe. Let’s stand together and keep working for free, equal and inclusive societies. My statement at Conference
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 23
Inauguration of exhibition today with ahead of Cartoonists and journalists speak true to power. They are an essential feature of democracy. States have a duty to protect
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 22
Important steps forward in protection in Northern Ireland with the decriminalization of abortion and introduction of same-sex marriage. A momentous day for equality for women and LGBTI people.
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 21
Worried about attacks on journalists & reported disproportionate use of force by police on demonstrators in Catalonia. Everyone should play their part in de-escalating tensions. Spanish authorities should protect &
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 21
Today at 7:30pm I will exchange views with MEPs from on the need for a bolder approach on in the Mediterranean and on protecting and enhancing 📽️ Watch live
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 21
I condemn the disproportionate use of force against peaceful protestors in Baku . I urge the authorities to effectively investigate allegations of ill treatment and to ensure the right to & to
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 18
Replying to @KancelariaSejmu
Zaniepokojona projektem ustawy w penalizującym edukację seksualną w szkołach. Nowy Sejm powinien odrzucić projekt naruszający prawo dzieci do dostosowanej do wieku i opartej o wiedzę naukową i stygmatyzujący . Dość straszenia Polaków osobami .
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 18
Worried ab bill in aimed at criminalising sexuality education in schools. I call on new Sejm to reject it as it jeopardises the right of all children to age-appropriate evidence-based & stigmatises LGBTI ppl. Fearmongering vs ppl in Poland must stop.
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 18
I welcome ’s important step toward eliminating child . Read my statement👇
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 17
Ahead of European Anti-Trafficking Day, we should reflect on our response to in Europe: high time to deliver on protecting from exploitation in all its forms Read my Comment
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 17
I urge the authorities of and Herzegovina to relocate all the currently in Vučjak, close the camp and provide the necessary help to local authorities My statement:
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 16
Replying to @CommissionerHR
Я призываю власти Российской Федерации прекратить процесс ликвидации Общероссийского движения за права человека и обеспечить безопасное и благоприятное пространство для деятельности правозащитников и гражданского общества.
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 16
must establish accountability for the murder of . With & we call on the authorities to establish accountability & shed the full light on this crime
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Commissioner for Human Rights Oct 16
I urge the authorities of the to discontinue the liquidation proceedings v All-Russia Movement for Human Rights & to ensure a safe and enabling environment for the work of and civil society organisations
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