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UN Human Rights
The United Nations office is led by High Commissioner . Follow us on FB & IG at *unitednationshumanrights*.
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UN Special Procedures 5h
UN experts condemn for arbitrary arrest and detention of Gasser Abdel Razek, Karim Ennarah & Mohammad Basheer – 3 rights defenders from the same organisation – apparently in retaliation for discussing issues with foreign ambassadors 👉
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. have donated $117K to support our Office’s work. You can donate too:
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UN Treaty Bodies 24h
The increased use by law enforcement of big data, AI, facial recognition, and other new technology risks deepening racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and consequently the violation of many experts 👉
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Michelle Bachelet 23h
We urge all governments to make a priority in their response plans for .
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Michelle Bachelet Nov 26
The disproportionate toll of on the marginalized is shocking. Generations of discrimination and neglect must be undone.
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UN Treaty Bodies Nov 26
UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination publishes its guidance to combat racial profiling, emphasizing, among other issues, the serious risk of algorithmic bias when is used in law enforcement 👉
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UN Human Rights Nov 25
Eager to know how you can from & ? UN Human Rights Chief will answer selected questions for our upcoming Online event on 10 Dec. Send your questions before 27 November, using .
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UNAMI Nov 25
UNiTE to – UNAMI Human Rights Office calls for the prompt enactment of the Anti-Domestic Violence Law & recognizes the efforts of |i women, men & youth to STOP domestic violence through an illustration-based campaign
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Michelle Bachelet Nov 25
Together we must fight gender stereotyping and .
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UN Human Rights Nov 25
Deeply concerned by 's decision to deport 16 Venezuelan children + 9 adults while an application was being lodged against their removal, we urge the authorities to safeguard refugee & migrant children's rights regardless of their status:
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UN Human Rights Nov 25
Eager to know how you can from & ? UN Human Rights Chief will answer selected questions for our upcoming Online event on 10 Dec. Send your questions before 27 November, using .
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UN Special Procedures Nov 25
Alarmed by reports that has been transferred to solitary confinement in preparation for his execution despite widely held findings that his trial was grossly unfair and he was tortured, UN experts call on to reverse this decision 👉
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UN Human Rights Nov 25
Build a world in which women and girls are free from all forms of violence / discrimination. It's the Intl Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women - join the movement to .
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UN Human Rights Nov 25
Join our regional meetings to help against people of . Meetings organised by UN Working Group of People on African Descent (). More info:
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UN Human Rights Nov 24
. has donated $168K to support our Office’s work. You can donate too:
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Michelle Bachelet Nov 24
We should all be able to count on a free and open space to defend our rights. Human rights defenders need our protection.
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UN Human Rights Nov 24
🇧🇷 The killing of João Alberto Silveira Freitas – an Afro-descendent beaten to death by 2 private security guards on the eve of Day – is an extreme but sadly all too common example of the violence suffered by Black people in 👉
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UN Treaty Bodies Nov 24
UN finds violated by taking steps to deport 17 Turkish asylum seekers without proper individualised assessment of eligibility. The State should refrain from deporting the applicants and establish fair & effective asylum procedures:
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UN Human Rights Nov 24
🇪🇹 : UN Human Rights Chief urges the parties to the conflict in to give clear and unambiguous orders to their forces to take constant care to spare and protect civilians from the hostilities. Learn more:
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UN Human Rights Nov 24
Activists, healthcare providers and policy makers are driving a strategic shift: moving and morbidity from a medical issue to a challenge of . Learn how, in , episode 3:
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