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Fiji government urged to change torture stance

The Fiji Citizens Constitutional Forum is urging the government to remove all proposed reservations to the United Nations Convention Against Torture. The Fiji Parliament has unanimously endorsed the ratification of the convention. The chief ... Radio New Zealand, 2 months ago
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UN urged to probe torture cases under Noy's term

The United Nations has been asked to look into 110 cases of torture and numerous cases of illegal arrests during the Aquino administration. Cristina Palabay, Karapatan secretary-general, yesterday said the matter could be looked into when the ...
 Yahoo Philippines News3 days ago Group asks UN body: Probe 833 torture, illegal-arrest cases under Aquino's watch  Business Mirror3 days ago Philippine rights group urges UN to look into 110 torture cases  UCAN India3 days ago
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COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE DISCUSSES WAYS OF ASSISTING VICTIMS OF TORTURE WITH CHAIR OF UNITED NATIONS FUND FOR VICTIMS OF TORTURE

30 April 2015 The Committee against Torture today heard a presentation from the Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of the United Nations Fund for Victims of Torture and discussed ways of assisting victims of torture through the Fund. In his ...
 United Nations Office at Geneva4 weeks ago Watchdog Foresees More Lawsuits to Follow Poland's CIA Torture Payout  Sputnik1 week ago COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE MEETS WITH STATES PARTIES TO DISCUSS WORKING METHODS  United Nations Office at Geneva1 month ago Agencies told to step up implementation of anti-torture convention  VietnamPlus2 months ago
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UN TORTURE PREVENTION BODY URGES GUATEMALA TO IMPROVE MONITORING OF PLACES OF DETENTION

The United Nations' torture prevention body has urged Guatemala to improve the independent monitoring of detention conditions in the country as part of efforts to protect people deprived of their liberty against torture and cruel, inhuman or ...
 Noodls1 week ago UN anti-torture body to make first visit to the PH  Interaksyon1 week ago UN anti-torture body to visit PH  Manila Times6 days ago UN sub-committee on prevention of torture visits Nauru  ABC Online2 weeks ago
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Libya: Civilian Dies As a Result of Torture By General Haftar's Militias in Benghazi

press release On 10 April 2015, Alkarama sent a communication to the United Nations Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions (SR SUMX) concerning the death under torture of Rami Rajab Abdelatti Al Fitouri on 21 March ...
 AllAfrica.com1 month ago Arbitrary Detention, Torture - Military, National Security Service Routinely Beat Detainees [press release]  Individual.com1 week ago South Sudan: Arbitrary Detention, Torture - Military, National Security Service Routinely Beat Detainees  AllAfrica.com1 week ago

UN torture prevention team calls for greater transparency in Nauru immigration detention centre

A United Nations torture prevention team has called for greater transparency on conditions and systems governing the immigration detention centre in Nauru following a visit to the island nation. UN Subcommittee on the Prevention of Torture chair ...
 ABC Online2 weeks ago UN torture prevention team tours Nauru to review all deprivations of l  ABC Radio Australia2 weeks ago

S. Sudan's ratifies Convention on Rights of the Child, hailed

(GENEVA) - The United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child welcomed South Sudan's ratification of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, calling for universal ratification of the Convention. We applaud South Sudan for ratifying the ...
 Sudan Tribune3 weeks ago UN lauds South Sudan as country ratifies landmark child rights treaty  United Nations3 weeks ago UNITED NATIONS COMMITTEE HAILS SOUTH SUDANS RATIFICATION OF THE CONVENTION ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD  Noodls3 weeks ago South Sudan: UN Lauds South Sudan As Country Ratifies Landmark Child Rights Treaty  AllAfrica.com3 weeks ago
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United Nations Committee against Torture reaffirms its concern for torture in Colombia

Statements & declarations 22-05-2015 The IRCT and its two Colombian membersCentro de AtenciĆ³n Psicosocial (CAPS), CorporaciĆ³n AVRE are part of a group of international organisations that have signed this statement. ...
 IRCT6 days ago COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE CONSIDERS THE REPORT OF THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA  United Nations Office at Geneva3 weeks ago COUNCIL DISCUSSES REPORTS ON GUATEMALA, BOLIVIA, COLOMBIA, CYPRUS AND IRAN UNDER ANNUAL REPORT OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER  United Nations Office at Geneva2 months ago

Sex scandals, food theft and weapons smuggling - what the UN wishes you didn't know

FOUNDEDin 1945 as the dust settled following the end of the devastating World War 2,the United Nations (UN)was created to take on issues confronting humanity. These included;peace,security, climate change, sustainable development, human rights, ...
 Mail & Guardian Online1 week ago

Sweden and the United Nations

The United Nations was founded in 1945 and Sweden became a member of the organisation the following year. Since then, active participation in the UN has been a natural part of Swedish foreign policy. Sweden is one of the largest donors to the UN, ...
 Noodls1 day ago Report assails US on human rights  CHINAdaily USA2 weeks ago Human Rights Watch Calls United States Strong on Process and Short on Substance  AllGov2 weeks ago ORTIZ FRANCO v. HOLDER  Find Law1 month ago
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