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GÜNAL - Universal Periodic Review: a test in which Turkey per...

The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) which is carried out by the United Nations Human Rights Council is a unique process that involves a review of the human rights records of all UN member states. The UPR is a state-driven process, under the auspices ... Zaman, 9 hours ago

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Middle East Monitor

UN Special Rapporteur hails Algeria's development in rights to education

ALGIERS- The Special Rapporteur on the right to education at the United Nations Human Rights Council Kishore Singh expressed Thursday, in Algiers, his satisfaction with the developments achieved by Algeria in this field. I welcome the privileged ...
 Algérie Presse Service13 hours ago UN EXPERT WARNS KAZAKHSTAN AGAINST USING STABILITY AS EXCUSE TO CURTAIL RIGHTS, VOICES CONCERN AT SURVEILLANCE OF SOURCES  United Nations Office at Geneva1 day ago African Union must act to end the rape and torture of women in South Sudan  Daily Nation3 days ago Cabo Verde must prioritise housing for the poorest, UN rights expert urges  Africa News Wire3 days ago

*Saudi delegation in Geneva acknowledges efforts by Kuwait in the field of human rights

SPA -- In a speech before the UN Human Rights Council during the Universal Periodic Review session of the State of Kuwait, Permanent Representative of the Kingdom to the United Nations in Geneva, Ambassador Faisal Bin Hassan Trad thanked the Kuwaiti ...
 Saudi Press Agency1 day ago Foreign Minister defends Guyana's human rights record at UN review  Caribbean News Now!6 hours ago UAE: FNC Human Rights Panel Visits Ministry of Social Affairs and Dubai Women Est. ...  IPS Inter Press Service1 day ago Human Rights Council battle ahead  Myanmar Times1 day ago
Global Research

Why Did the UN Security Council Visit Haiti?

On Jan. 23, a delegation of the United Nations Security Council arrived in Haiti for a three day visit. The delegation, consisting of representatives of 15 member states currently on the Security Council, was co-chaired by Chilean ambassador ...
 Global Research15 hours ago CELAC Efforts for Peace Recognized at the UN  Prensa Latina2 days ago UN Security Council Visits Haiti  Prensa Latina6 days ago Security Council Presidential Statement Emphasizes National Responsibility, Inclusivity in Peacebuilding Efforts for Countries Emerging From Conflict  AllAfrica.com1 week ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Reinforcing development and human rights

STRESSING that the United Nations is built around the three pillars - peace and security, development and human rights, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, On January 19, 2015 underlined the need to pay attention to their interdependence, during an ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star3 days ago UN Chief Pushes Human Rights Link to Development  NGO Watch6 days ago Leadership, security and national development (2)  Nigeria Punch1 week ago Post-2015 agenda must boost links among of development, security, human rights UN chief  Social Dashboard1 week ago

United Nations: Sri Lanka sabotaging probe into war crimes

The United Nations’ human rights chief has accused Sri Lanka of sabotaging a UN-mandated probe into the country’s nearly three decades-long brutal civil war, drawing a sharp reaction from Colombo as it dismissed the charges. “This continuing campaign of ...
 Asian Age2 months ago UN Human Rights Chief Urged to Visit Sri Lanka: TGTE  Financial Content3 days ago Sri Lanka sabotaging war crimes probe: UNHRC  Rediff.com2 months ago UN rights chief accuses Lanka of sabotaging war crimes probe  Deccan Herald2 months ago

A good and right decision

This is in response to the article, UN to discuss contempt of religions at KSA's request. The United Nations Human Rights Council's decision to discuss the issue of contempt of religions and to introduce a resolution for vote at its next session in ...
 Saudi Gazette2 days ago Is the U.S. pushing Saudi Arabia enough on human rights?  PBS1 day ago UN to discuss contempt of religions at KSA's request  Zawya.com3 days ago National angle - Panellists discuss religion and human rights at Sakharov Debate in UK  European Parliament3 days ago
Himalayan times

'Refer NKorea to international court'

UNITED NATIONS: The UN General Assembly committee dealing with human rights yesterday called for the UN Security Council to consider referring North Korea to the International Criminal Court for alleged crimes against humanity. The vote followed a UN ...
 Himalayan times2 months ago U.N. panel calls for N.Korea referral to international court  Reuters2 months ago

GENEVA, 29th January, 2015 (WAM) The UAE's representative to the United Nations and other international organisations in Geneva, Ambassador Obaid Salem Al Zaabi, has praised Kuwait's human rights record.

15-01-29 Addressing the 21st session of Human Rights Council on review of Kuwait's national report before the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review, the UAE envoy referred to the measures taken by the Kuwaiti government recently ...
 Federation of Arab News Agencies14 hours ago UAE representative to UN in Geneva hails Kuwait's human rights record  Emirates News Agency15 hours ago
Muslim News

Dhanapala briefs UNHR Chief

Senior Advisor Jayantha Dhanapala briefed United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Raad Al Hussein on the policies of the newly elected President Maithripala Sirisena and the government. Foreign Ministry said that Mr. Dhanapala also ...
 Daily Mirror Sri Lanka5 hours ago Egypt: Grand Mufti backs Brotherhood crackdown  Muslim News1 day ago Zeid's report notes Lanka probe  Sri Lanka Sunday Leader5 days ago
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