UNPO at the UN

Sep 19, 2006

UN Special Rapporteur Report on the Situation of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms of Indigenou

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

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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Sep 15, 2006

UN Watch on the HRC: "Reform or Regression?"

UN Watch presents a critical picture of the newly formed Human Rights Council, yet stating that the Council has the potential to reverse its partisan trend and address the most egregious cases of human...

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Sep 06, 2006

HRC: Second Regular Session, 18 Sept. - 06 O...

The Second Session of the newly-formed UN Human Rights Council (HRC) will take place in Geneva, Switzerland. Its Agenda is guided by the framework for the programme of work decided by the First Session...

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