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Updated On: Wednesday, 22 August 2018
Development Issues
Category: Human Rights
Thursday, 16 August 2018
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Using ‘leprosy’ metaphors in political rhetoric ‘fuels...

Content by: UN News Centre That’s the view expressed by a UN human rights expert who is calling for the word to be abandoned as a metapho

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Category: Human Rights
Friday, 10 August 2018
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‘Pioneering’ former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet ...

Content by: UN News Centre Minutes after she was approved, UN chief Antonio Guterres told reporters he was “delighted” by the news of h

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Category: Human Rights
Tuesday, 14 August 2018
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INTERVIEW: ‘Defend the people, not the States’, says out...

Content by: UN News Centre His appointment by the Secretary-General back in 2014 was a landmark: he became the first Asian, Muslim and Arab

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Category: Human Rights
Thursday, 09 August 2018
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UN underscores the need to celebrate indigenous peoples, not...

Content by: UN News Centre “They form about 5,000 distinct indigenous groups, and speak over 4,000 languages,” Liu Zhenmin, the head of

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Category: Human Rights
Friday, 10 August 2018
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Safe spaces offer security and dignity for youth, and help m...

Content by: UN News Centre “The hopes of the world rest on young people,” said the UN chief on Friday, in advance of the official Day,

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Category: Human Rights
Tuesday, 31 July 2018
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UN calls on Saudi Arabia to release jailed human rights defe...

Content by: UN News Centre Since 15 May, at least 15 Government critics have been detained, Ravina Shamdasani, OHCHR Spokesperson told a pr

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