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Ambassador Confirms Existence of Labour Camps in North Korea

United Nations official: 2013-2014 devastating for human rights

U NITED NATIONS—The UN human-rights chief on Wednesday blamed rising inequality and exclusion for much of the unrest that has swept across the world in recent years, calling the recent deepening turmoil devastating for human rights. Zeid Raad ... Business Mirror, 7 hours ago

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U.N. names panel to investigate war crimes in Gaza

GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations on Monday named three experts to an international commission of inquiry into possible human rights violations and war crimes committed by both sides during Israel's military offensive in the Gaza Strip. William Schabas, a ...
 First Post.com2 months ago UN names three-member panel to probe Gaza conflict war crimes  Jagran Post2 months ago U.N. names panel to probe war crimes in Gaza; Israel slams it  Reuters2 months ago UN names 3-member panel to probe Gaza conflict war crimes  Deccan Herald2 months ago
This Day Online

Translated material available to assist vulnerable women | Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Women

A report released today by the Australian Human Rights Commission provides an important insight into employee workplace experiences, around the time of pregnancy, during parental leave and on return to work. Minister Assisting the Prime Minster ...
 Noodls1 day ago Islamic Rights Commission Indicts Nigerian Army of Killing El-Zakzaky's Sons, Followers  This Day Online2 days ago HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE CONSIDERS REPORT OF ISRAEL  United Nations Office at Geneva2 days ago Audit Outcomes of Department of Human Settlements: AGSA, Financial and Fiscal Commission and Public Service Commission briefings  Parliamentary Monitoring Group3 days ago
Human Rights First


I am honoured to present this report on the work accomplished by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights between August 2013 and July 2014, under my predecessor, Navi Pillay. The breadth and depth of the achievements that it outlines ...
 Noodls5 hours ago U.S. Sanctions Target Corrupt Hungarian Officials  Human Rights First5 days ago New U.N. rights boss says in talks with China on Tibet visit  Yahoo! Malaysia1 week ago OPENING STATEMENT BY UNITED NATIONS HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS ZEID RA'AD AL HUSSEIN AT PRESS CONFERENCE HELD IN GENEVA  United Nations Office at Geneva1 week ago

U.N. investigator: North Korea abuses rights

(CNN) - The United Nations chairman investigating human rights in North Korea said the leaders in the country, including Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un, must be held accountable for crimes against humanity and urged the Security Council to bring ...
 Channel400017 hours ago U.N.: Charge N Korea on human rights  CNN16 hours ago U.N. investigator: Charge North Korea over human rights  CNN17 hours ago Defectors call NK rights draft 'lies, hypocrisy'  Korea Times1 week ago
Bangkok Post

UN urged to refer North Korea to war crimes court

UNITED NATIONS (UNITED STATES) - A judge who led an inquiry of North Korea's dismal rights record urged the United Nations on Wednesday to reject a "charm offensive" from Pyongyang and seek war crimes prosecutions of the regime. Chairperson of ...
 Bangkok Post13 hours ago UN Inquiry Chief Rejects N. Korean 'Charm Offensive'  VOA News16 hours ago North Korea Challenges America's Unending War Strategy at the United Nations  Global Research6 days ago

Regional dialogue pushes for rights-based reform of the agribusiness sector in Southeast Asia

News Date: 20th October 2014 National Human Rights Commissions of ASEAN countries and concerned civil society organisations from Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, Cambodia, Myanmar and Lao PDR will congregate for a 3 day conference ...
 Business Ghana3 days ago Corruption As A Violation Of Our Socio-Economic Rights  Modern Ghana1 day ago IBA publishes business and human rights guidance for bar associations and lawyers  International Bar Association11 hours ago • Jordan, Iraq agree to sign MoU in human rights field  Jordan News Agency1 week ago

Complex web of crises requires human rights-based solutions UN rights chief

22 October 2014 At the root of crises confronted by the United Nations usually lies a complex web of violations of economic, social, cultural, civil and political rights requiring solutions that can only come from more emphatic and comprehensive ...
 United Nations18 hours ago 'Complex web' of crises requires human rights-based solutions -- UN rights chief  BusinessWeek8 hours ago Africa: 'Complex Web' of Crises Requires Human Rights-Based Solutions - UN Rights Chief  AllAfrica.com6 hours ago
Jerusalem Post

UN: Israel must uphold human rights law in its treatment of Palestinians

The United Nations in Geneva on Monday rejected Israel's claim that a major human rights treaty was not applicable to its treatment of Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza. No, [Israel] is not responsible for those violations that are ...
 Jerusalem Post2 days ago UK hails Bahrian's human rights success  Trade Arabia1 day ago Nigeria and its Human Rights Commission  This Day Online2 days ago Nigeria: Nigeria and Its Human Rights Commission  AllAfrica.com2 days ago

15 new members elected to UN Human Rights Council

UNITED NATIONS, Oct. 21 (Xinhua) -- The UN General Assembly on Tuesday elected 15 member states, including Albania, Bolivia, India, Ghana, Nigeria and Portugal, to the UN Human Rights Council for a three-year term of office beginning Jan. 1, 2015. ...
 Xinhua News Agency1 day ago Costa Rica loses seat on UN Human Rights Council  TicoTimes.net1 day ago Thailand: Human Rights Watch Letter on UN Human Rights Council Candidacy  Human Rights Watch2 days ago Ghana elected member of the un human rights council  GhanaWeb11 hours ago
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