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26.06 - Expert Commentary: International Day in Support of Vic...

The International Day in Support of Victims of Torture is taking place on Friday 26 June sponsored by the United Nations. On this date 26 years ago the international community committed to stamping out torture worldwide with the UN Convention ... MyScience, 1 month ago
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Sputnik

UN Agents Push to Impose Input on US Prison Reform

) The United Nations Special Rapporteur on torture, Juan E. Méndez, and the Chairperson of the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention, Seong-Phil Hong, today called on the United States Government to facilitate their respective requests to carry out ...
 NGO Watch6 days ago United Nations Urges Washington to Allow it to Inspect US Prisons  Sputnik4 days ago UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS REITERATE THEIR CALL TO VISIT THE UNITED STATES TO ADVANCE CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORMS  Noodls1 week ago SINGAPORE/FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION: UNITED NATIONS EXPERT ALARMED BY SENTENCING OF TEENAGE BLOGGER  United Nations Office at Geneva3 weeks ago
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Pakistan Today

Who has the right to liberty and privacy in the U.S.?

Women's human rights are enshrined in globally recognized agreements — including the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) — that require governments to respect, protect and fulfill ...
 The Hill1 month ago European Convention on Human Rights a personal view  Government UK1 month ago Human Rights Record of the United States in 2014 State Council Information Office of the People's Republic of China  China Today1 month ago Full text of Human Rights Record of the United States in 2014 (1)  Individual.com1 month ago
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Recommitting to the US Refugee Protection System on the 35th Anniversary of the Refugee Act of 1980

The Refugee Act of 1980 sought to bring US law into conformity with the 1951 United Nations Convention and the 1967 Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees, which prohibited the return of persons at risk of persecution to their states of ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago
Interaksyon

UNITED NATIONS EXPERTS URGE PHILIPPINES TO TACKLE CHRONIC PRISON OVERCROWDING

3 June 2015 GENEVA (3 June 2015) The UN's torture prevention body has urged the Philippines to deal urgently with prison overcrowding and improve independent monitoring of places of detention as part of efforts to protect people deprived of their ...
 United Nations Office at Geneva1 month ago UN anti-torture body urges PH to address 'chronic' prison overcrowding  Interaksyon1 month ago UN urges prison reform in the Philippines  UCAN India1 month ago

Pro-Govt Militia 'Subjects Citizens to Severe Torture'

Alkarama sent a communication the United Nations Special Rapporteur on torture (SRT) concerning the cases of 10 Libyan citizens all subjected to torture at the end of 2014. These cases are illustrative of the increasing use of torture by militias - ...
 AllAfrica.com3 weeks ago Libya - Pro-Government Militia Subjects Citizens to Severe Torture [press release]  Individual.com3 weeks ago

Libya: Tripoli Parliamentarian's Health Deteriorating After Over 10-Month Torture and Denial of Medical Care

Suliman Awad Zubi On 11 June 2015, Alkarama sent a communication to the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD) and other Special Procedures of the Human Rights Council (HRC) concerning the case of Suliman Awad Zubi, a retired ...
 AllAfrica.com1 month ago Retired Judge and Tripoli Parliamentarian's Health Deteriorating After Over 10-Month Torture and Denial of Medical Care [press release]  Individual.com1 month ago
Christian Post

Obama Must Recognize Murder, Torture and Rape of Christians By ISIS As 'Genocide'

President Barack Obama and United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon must recognize the ongoing mass murder, torture and rape of Christians, Yezidis, and other religious minorities at the hands of IS as a "genocide," former Congressman Frank R.
 AINA4 days ago ECOSOC UNITED NATIONS ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCI : States Must Never Use Torture to Fight Terror, Says Secretary-General in Message for International Day  4 Traders1 month ago Pakistan to raise Rohingya issue at UN, OIC  DAWN Group1 month ago
DAWN Group

View from the courtroom: Law needed for providing relief to torture victims

The United Nations International Day in Support of Victims of Torture was observed on June 26. The day commemorates the signing of the United Nations Charter on June 24, 1946 and the entry into force of the UN Convention against Torture (CAT) and ...
 DAWN Group1 month ago Law needed for providing relief to torture victims in Pakistan  Asia News Network1 month ago

Cyprus Fully Harmonized With International ...

The Republic of Cyprus is fully harmonized with the acquis communautaire, the United Nations Refugee Convention, the European Convention on Human Rights, as well as the European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading ...
 Gold News.cy1 month ago
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