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UN Human Rights chief to visit Sri Lanka this week

UN Human Rights chief to visit Sri Lanka this week

The visit comes as a sequel to the UN Human Rights Council resolution on Sri Lanka adopted in October in 2015, that had prescribed an investigating mechanism with the participation of international judges, prosecutors and investigators. DNA, 1 week ago
Sri Lanka: Fulfill Rights Council Call for Justice Human Rights Watch, 2 weeks ago

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Irish Examiner, 2 weeks ago
Libya News Today, 3 weeks ago
Channel NewsAsia

Singapore's pragmatic approach to human rights endorsed by many: Ambassador-at-Large

SINGAPORE: The Republic's second Universal Periodic Review (UPR) was "good", said Ambassador-at-Large Professor Chan Heng Chee. The review took place at the Human Rights Council (HRC) in Geneva on Wednesday (Jan 27), where the majority of 113 states ...
 Channel NewsAsia2 weeks ago Sierra Leone's human rights record to be reviewed by Universal Periodic Review  Bloomberg2 weeks ago Somalia: Somalia's Human Rights Record Examined Under the UN Human Rights Council's Universal Periodic Review(Dalsan Radio)  AllAfrica.com2 weeks ago Singapore: human rights review must lead to improvement in human rights protection  Amnesty International2 weeks ago

​Ban remains hopeful SL stands by its commitment

UN Chief Ban Ki-moon recalled that the Human Rights Council resolution on Sri Lanka, co-sponsored by the current Government, affirms the importance of a credible justice process and international participation in the judicial mechanism. His ...
 Daily Mirror Sri Lanka1 week ago Ban remains hopeful SL stands by its commitment  UNDPI.org1 week ago

Yemen conflict: United Nations panel wants inquiry into alleged rights abuses

The UN Security Council should consider setting up the inquiry to "investigate reports of violations of worldwide humanitarian law and human rights law in Yemen by all parties and to identify the perpetrators of such violations", said the report ...
 Equilibrio Informativo2 weeks ago Saudi-led coalition targets Yemen's civilians, UN says  i24news2 weeks ago Yemen conflict: UN panel wants inquiry into alleged rights abuses  Deutsche Welle2 weeks ago Saudi war on Yemen violates humanitarian law: UN panel  IRIB World Service2 weeks ago
Ventures Africa

The 28th Ordinary Session of the African Union Executive Council Positions Agenda 2063 as key element of discussion

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia -- The African Union (AU) Executive Council has emphasized the importance of upholding human rights especially women's rights in Africa for an integrated, prosperous and peaceful Africa under the Agenda 2063 framework. This ...
 Bloomberg2 weeks ago 28th Ordinary Session of the Executive Council  Walta Information Center2 weeks ago AU council meeting underway in Addis  Foreign weeks ago Saudi Arabia: Leader of the UN Human Rights Council Executions  Dissident Voice3 weeks ago
World Bulletin

Prevention Fundamental Premise, Vocation of Human Rights Up Front Initiative, Deputy Secretary-General Says at Dialogue with General Assembly

MIL OSI Source: United Nations 4 Press Release/Statement: Headline: Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson's remarks at the interactive dialogue with the General Assembly on the Human Rights Up Front Initiative, in New York ...
 Foreign weeks ago At African Union Peace and Security Council, Ban discusses Burundi, South Sudan and counter-terrorism  Foreign week ago Deputy Secretary-General's remarks at interactive dialogue with the General Assembly on Human Rights Up Front [as prepared for delivery]  Foreign weeks ago Ban stands by every word of UN Security Council speech, spokeman says  JTA2 weeks ago
Middle East Eye

UK minister dismisses UN report on human rights violations in Yemen

Tobias Ellwood said he had not read damning report, but that politicians were basing criticism of Saudi Arabia on 'hearsay and photographs' The UK's Middle East minister has accused politicians of basing their criticism of UK arms sales to Saudi ...
 Middle East Eye2 weeks ago SA faced a number of human rights challenges in 2015  Sowetan2 weeks ago European Committee B - Action Plan on Human Rights and Democracy - 4.30 pm sitting  United Kingdom Parliament2 weeks ago Yemen militias make for dire human rights situation  Gulf News3 weeks ago

North Korea slams US over UN meeting on human rights 'racket'

China, Russia, Venezuela and Angola tried but failed on Thursday to stop the 15-nation council from holding its second meeting on human rights in North Korea.
 DNA2 months ago North Korea slams U.S. over U.N. meeting on human rights 'racket' | Reuters  First Post.com2 months ago China, Russia oppose UN council meeting on North Korea  Zee News2 months ago UN Demands Whereabouts of Five Arrested N. Koreans  Korea Broadcasting System1 week ago
Commonwealth Secretariat

Govt. launches two pronged diplomatic offensive ahead of UN Rights chiefs visit

, 6:39 pm Raad Zeid Al-Hussein by Zacki Jabbar In the run up to the UN Human Rights Commissioner Raad Zeid Al-Hussein's scheduled visit to Sri Lanka prior to the June deadline that his organization has set for Sri Lanka to establish an ...
 Sri Lanka Island2 weeks ago "The moment we do not support the human rights agenda we see it rolling back in many parts of the world" Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein  Foreign weeks ago Supporting institutions and mechanisms to promote and protect human rights  Commonwealth Secretariat3 weeks ago Africa: 'The Moment We Do Not Support the Human Rights Agenda We See It Rolling Back in Many Parts of the World' - Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein  AllAfrica.com3 weeks ago

UC College of Law Lecture Examines Connection Between Health, Human Rights

Visiting scholar Alicia Ely Yamin will discuss the power and potential of applying a human rights perspective to health and health-related issues at the Feb. 2 lecture hosted by the University of Cincinnati College of Law. "Patterns of health ...
 University of Cincinnati2 weeks ago UN's Ukraine meeting shouldn't discuss human rights: Russia  Economic Times2 months ago
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