States: need laws that deal with trafficking of body parts
Description: In a report to the Human Rights Council, the UN independent expert on the rights of people with albinism Ikponwosa Ero said the states need to institute laws that deal with trafficking of body parts of people with albinism.
30 Mar 2017
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29 Mar 2017
Description: A UN Human Rights panel discussing racism and racial profiling in Geneva on Friday said profiling based on race, ethnicity, nationality, migration status or religion in law enforcement constitutes a violation of human rights, because of its fundamentally discriminatory nature.
21 Mar 2017
Description: The Impact of Fundamentalism And Extremism on Cultural Rights: A timely discussion with the UN Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights of her latest report, held in Geneva on 3 March 2017. With contributions and concrete examples from Muslims for Progressive Values, the Center for the Study of Human rights of the London School of Economics, the Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID), the Fonds pour les femmes en Méditerranée and Freemuse.
30 Mar 2017
Description: Rokhaya Diallo, a French-Senegalese journalist, writer, award-winning filmmaker and activist, for racial, gender and religious equality. Join us and "Stand up for someone's rights today." www.standup4humanrights.org
21 Mar 2017
Description: The Annual Fellowship Program for People of African Descent offers an intensive learning opportunity to people of African descent on human rights issues of particular importance to Afro-descendants globally. This video outlines the experiences of some of the Fellows from the batch of 2016.
17 Mar 2017
Description: UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein's remarks for the "Festival du Film et Forum International des Droits de l'Homme.
10 March 2017
13 Mar 2017
Description: Happy 2017 Women’s Day to all
On this occasion two UN experts on women’s rights, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences, Ms. Dubravka Šimonovic, and the Chairperson of the Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice, Ms. Alda Facio, would like to invite you to view this video:
This video pays tribute to the women of the world who have fought hard to advance women’s rights.
08 Mar 2017
Description: A United Nations Human Rights Council held discussions on climate change and the rights of the child.
2 March 2017
07 Mar 2017
Description: A joint UN report on the trial of 37 former members of the Gaddafi regime says was unfair and fell short of international standards. The report cites flaws in the judicial process of the 37 suspects accused of committing crimes during the 2011 uprising and armed conflict.
21 Feb 2017
Description: Lecture by Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, at the U.S. Institute of Peace in Washington D.C.
on the occasion of the presentation of Georgetown University's Trainor Award for Excellence in the Conduct of Diplomacy
16 February 2017
Footage courtesy of the United States Institute of Peace
17 Feb 2017
Description: The UN Human Rights Office launches it's 2017 appeal.
Defending our common dignity and improving people's lives needs strong partnership.
Together, let's stand up for someone's rights today.
15 Feb 2017