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U.N. Upholds Human Rights, World Bank Dismisses Them
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U.N. Upholds Human Rights, World Bank Dismisses Them

Economy & Trade , Featured , Global , Global Governance , Headlines , Human Rights , IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse , TerraViva United Nations UNITED NATIONS, Oct 9 2015 (IPS) - The United Nations has always remained one of the most vociferous and ... Inter Press Service, 11 hours ago

U.N.: Mexico Must Withdraw Army From Streets

MEXICO CITY — The United Nations' top human rights official is calling on the Mexican government to set a timetable for withdrawing military personnel from law enforcement duties and replacing them with well-trained police. U.N. High ...
 NBCNews.com1 day ago U.N. human rights commissioner urges Mexico to withdraw troops from streets  UPI1 day ago Mexican president meets UN human rights official in Mexico City  Xinhua News Agency2 days ago Mexico Troops Must Leave Streets: UN Rights Official  NDTV2 days ago
Washington Post

Rights lawyer: Jailing ex-leader sign of Maldives extremism

By , LONDON — A human rights lawyer says the imprisonment of former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed symbolizes a turn toward autocracy and extremism by a Muslim nation with the world's highest per-capita level of recruitment to the Islamic ...
 Washington Post4 days ago Human rights lawyer: Ex-presidents imprisonment marks turn to extremism by Maldives  DailyNews724.com4 days ago Maldives criticises UN's call to free jailed ex-president  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Ex-Maldives prez's return to jail setback for rights: UN  Rediff.com1 month ago
Siasat Daily

UN rights chief says Kunduz bombing may be war crime

The UN head of human rights has said the attack may amount to a war crime. The seriousness of the incident is underlined by the fact that, if established as deliberate in a court of law, an airstrike on a hospital may amount to a war crime, said ...
 Siasat Daily6 days ago Boko Haram violence an to humanity, Ban declares, reaffirms UN support to Nigerian Government  United Nations5 days ago UN mulls war crime charge against US over Afghan hospital bombing  CitizenNG.com5 days ago UN says Afghan hospital bombing may be war crime  Al Jazeera6 days ago
The Guardian Nigeria

Annan charges nations to protect human rights

FORMER Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN), Kofi Annan, has charged nations to ensure they protect against human rights abuses within their territories by third parties, including business enterprises. Annan made the charge in his ...
 The Guardian Nigeria2 days ago Kofi Annan talks business and human rights at IBA opening showcase session  International Bar Association4 days ago Annan tells lawyers to go beyond their duty to clients  The Global Legal Post2 days ago
Korea Herald

South Korea's Gender Ministry blasted for denying LGBTI rights

A group of South Korean LGBTI and human rights activists on Wednesday protested against the Gender Ministry's recent order directing the Daejeon Metropolitan City to scrap articles that guarantee LGBTI rights in the city's newly revised charter of ...
 Korea Herald2 days ago
India Blooms

EU migration policy 'will fail' without human rights focus: UN ri...

New York, Oct 7 (IBNS): Warning that Europe's "narrow, exclusion-focused [migration] policies have clearly failed," the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on Tuesday urged the European Union to make certain that upcoming policy ...
 India Blooms3 days ago
Irish Independent

Human rights victory at UN for lawyer Amal

Amal Clooney has won the support of the UN in her fight to free the jailed former Maldivian president, Mohamed Nasheed, after a committee said his rights were violated and called for his immediate release. The UN working group on arbitrary detention ...
 Irish Independent4 days ago Lawyers seek sanctions in bid to free jailed ex-president of Maldives  Business Insider4 days ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

The UN Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture

Under the present human rights protection mechanism, the UN Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture is a unique and universal humanitarian tool available to the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) providing direct ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star4 days ago
Al Jazeera

UN approves help for Sri Lanka war crimes probe

Human Rights Council urges international judges and lawyers to help ensure judicial process as part of reconciliation. The top UN human rights body has approved by consensus a resolution aimed to increase accountability and reconciliation in Sri ...
 Al Jazeera1 week ago U.N. calls on Sri Lanka to pursue war crimes with credible process week ago Sri Lanka: UN war crimes resolution marks a turning point for victims  Amnesty International1 week ago Sri Lankan activists welcome the UN resolution on war crimes  UCAN India5 days ago
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