UNPO at the UN

Sep 25, 2006

UN Human Rights Council hears report from Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing

Mr. Kothari raises concerns about Iranian policies of land acquisition and the prevalence of discrimination in his annual report.

Sep 25, 2006

UN Human Rights Council hears report from Special...

Mr. Kothari raises concerns about Iranian policies of land acquisition and the prevalence of discrimination in his annual report.

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Sep 20, 2006

Panchen Lama's Case Highlighted at UN

On 19 September 2006 nine NGOs in UN Consultative Status raised the case of the missing Panchen Lama of Tibet during an interactive dialogue at the UN Human Rights Council, in connection with the 2005...

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Sep 19, 2006

UN Special Rapporteur Report on the Situation...

Underlining evidences or presumptions of human rights and fundamental freedom abuses, this document stresses the importance of interpreting the reforms on indigenous populations’ rights.

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Sep 19, 2006

Aboriginals of Australia: Response to Stavenhagen’s...

Mr. Les Malezer, UNPO Member representative of the Aboriginals of Australia, spoke following the report given by Special Rapporteur Dr. Stavenhagen concerning the situation of Human Rights and Fundamental...

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Sep 19, 2006

Council hears report on the human rights and fundamental...

UN Special Rapporteur Rodolfo Stavenhagen focuses on an “implementation gap” in his annual report on the Council

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Sep 18, 2006

High Commissioner Arbour Opens HRC Session

The deteriorating situation in Sudan and conflict in Sri Lanka form key parts of the HC on Human Rights' report to the Second Session of the Human Rights Council.

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Sep 18, 2006

UN HRC: Second Session In Progress

18 September 2006 saw the start of the three-week Second Session of the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) in Geneva. The success or failure of this new body will impact on UNPO Member human rights situations...

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