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1 ‘Seriously concerned’ by situation in Jammu and Kashmir, UN rights chief urges de-escalation of tensions
( Human Rights )

Content by: UN News Centre


4 October 2016 – The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, is seriously concerned about the human rights situation in Indian-administered Jammu and Kashmir, as well as the rising tensions between India and P...

Created on 2016-10-04 21:15:10
2 “Home for me means life” 13-year old Syrian Refugee, Muhammad
( UNHCR Videos )
Created on 2015-08-03 16:36:27
3 27/09/2016
( International Court of Justice )
Created on 2016-09-27 14:00:00
4 82 child soldiers rescued from DRC militia
( Global Development )

Photo: UN Photo/Myriam Asmani

Content by: South-South News

Created on 2013-08-20 22:23:23

5 A new start for jobs and growth in Greece: Commission mobilises more than €35 billion from the EU budget
( European Union News )
Created on 2015-07-15 12:19:00
6 Alarming New Data Suggest 1 in 122 Persons are Displaced by Conflict
( World News SSN )

Content by: South-South News

18 June 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – New figures from the United Nations refugee agency show worrying numbers for displaced persons.

Created on 2015-06-19 15:26:32
7 Arms Trade Treaty Blocked By Iran, Syria And North Korea, But Other Member States Refuse To Back Down.
( UN Agencies and Other Departments )

Photo: South-South News/Shari Nijman

Content by South-South News

29 March 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - 

Created on 2013-03-29 19:25:38
8 AU Commission Chairperson’s condolence message following deaths in the Mediterranean seas
( African Union News )
Created on 2015-05-12 17:04:34
9 AUC Chairperson calls on all the leaders and the people of Nigeria to respond peacefully to the announcement of the results of the election
( African Union News )
Created on 2015-04-24 21:28:21
10 Austria Offers To Host Talks On Syria
( Global Development )

Photo: UNAOC

Content by: South-South News

27 February 2013, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - World leaders gathered at the 5th United Nations Alliance of Civilizations Forum in Vienna, Austria on Wednesday, where Austrian President Heinz Fischer announced

Created on 2013-02-27 05:00:00
11 Bahrain: UN rights office concerned at crackdown on human rights and political opposition groups
( Human Rights )

Content by: UN News Centre


21 June 2016 – Concerned at the intensification of a crackdown on free expression and association, and the right to a nationality in Bahrain, the United Nations human rights office today urged the Government to ensure those rights are protected ...

Created on 2016-06-21 15:28:37
12 Ban Calls for Peace and Stability in Gaza
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

3 February 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - As part of a swing through the Middle East, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon stopped in the Gaza Strip on Thursday, where he called for a lifting of the tight trade and travel restrictions that the Palestinian people live under, and a resumption of meaningful peace talks between ...

Created on 2012-02-03 17:59:00
13 Because we have to...
( UNHCR Videos )
Created on 2015-08-03 11:38:17
14 Central African Republic: Displaced at Home
( UNHCR Videos )
Created on 2015-08-11 13:08:31
15 Civil society must be ‘equal partners’ in making UN sustainability agenda a reality, Ban tells world parliamentarians
( Law, Crime Prevention )

Content by: UN News Centre


31 August 2015 – With speakers of parliament meeting at United Nations Headquarters at a moment when the world is gripped by multiple crises – displacement has soared to all-time highs and the threat of climate change grows by the day –

Created on 2015-08-31 18:25:35
16 Commission modernises EU customs procedures
( European Union News )
Created on 2015-07-27 22:00:00
17 Committee against Torture considers the initial report of Iraq
( UNOHCHR News )

Content by: Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

30 July 2015 The Committee against Torture concluded today its consideration of the initial report of Iraq on its implementation of the provisions of the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment.

Created on 2015-07-31 07:38:46
18 Committee against Torture opens its fifty-fifth session
( UNOHCHR News )

Content by: Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

27 July 2015The Committee against Torture this morning opened its fifty-fifth session, hearing a statement by the Chief of the Petitions and Inquiries Section of the Human Rights Treaties Division of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights and adopting its agenda for the session.

Created on 2015-07-29 16:35:50
19 Committee against Torture publishes findings on Slovakia, Iraq, Switzerland
( UNOHCHR News )

Content by: Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

GENEVA (14 August 2015) The UN Committee against Torture has published its findings on the countries it examined during its latest session from 27 July to 14 August: Slovakia, Iraq, and Switzerland.

Created on 2015-08-14 14:09:47
20 Committee against Torture to hold fifty-fifth session in Geneva from 27 July to 14 August 2015
( UNOHCHR News )

Content by: Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights


23 July 2015

Committee to Consider Reports of Slovakia, Iraq and Switzerland

The Committee against Torture will meet at the Palais Wilson in Geneva from 27 July to 14 August to examine measures adopted by Slovakia, Iraq and Switzerland to prevent and punish acts of torture.

Created on 2015-07-23 11:01:41


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