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Torture victims in the context of migration
Description: Torture victims in the context of migration. United Nations Geneva - 26th April 2017
  21 Jun 2017   1m47s 1 53 0
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Business should join in combating trafficking of people
Description: A Human Rights expert told the Human Rights Council in Geneva that in order to combat human trafficking and forced labour, businesses must improve voluntary standards and their monitoring mechanisms while governments have to ensure proper legislation is in place.
  20 Jun 2017   2m7s 5 31 0
Torture victims in the context of migration - a trailer
Description: Two-thirds of the 50,000 torture victims assisted yearly by the UN Fund for Torture Victims are migrants and refugees.
  20 Jun 2017   1m30s 2 59 0
Marzen Darwish - Syrian Journalist
Description: Marzen Darkish, a Syrian journalist and free speech campaigner. He was arrested and jailed in February 2012. He was released by the Syrian authorities on August 10, 2015. On August 31, 2015, Darwish was acquitted by a Syrian court.Join us and "Stand up for someone's rights today." www.standup4humanrights.org
  20 Jun 2017   3m13s 3 59 0
Torture victims in the context of migration
Description: Two-thirds of the 50,000 torture victims assisted yearly by the UN Fund for Torture Victims are migrants and refugees.
  20 Jun 2017   4m26s 2 71 0
Champion: Ikponwosa Ero, UN Independent Expert on albinism
Description: Ikponwosa Ero of Nigeria was designated in June 2015 as the first UN Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism by the UN Human Rights Council. Join us and "Stand up for someone's rights today." http://www.standup4humanrights.org Inspired by her experiences as a person with albinism, Ero spent the last seven years working on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism. As international advocacy and legal officer of Under the Same Sun, an NGO with a focus on albinism, she participated in multiple activities and panels at the UN in Geneva and New York. She has extensive experience in research, policy development and advocacy in the field of albinism. She is the author of numerous papers and articles on the issue, including with regards to the categorisation of persons with albinism in the international human rights system.
  12 Jun 2017   3m 12 573 0
UN-Biased
Description: "Biases, conscious or unconscious, can limit people's choices and impact on the realization of their rights. The video provides concrete tips on how to identify and challenge these biases in recruitment processes."
  07 Jun 2017   5m11s 13 449 0
13 years of violence and impunity in the Central African Republic
Description: UN Mapping report has documented mass killings and other serious human rights violations in the Central African Republic, over the past 13 years.
  30 May 2017   1m58s 3 179 0
UN Special Rapporteur, Léo Heller - Human right to sanitation
Description: United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation, Léo Heller, speaks about the human right to water, its part to recognition as a human right, its distinction from the human right to water, and its relationship with the current state of access to adequate sanitation services worldwide. (Audio Spanish - Subtitles English)
  20 Jun 2017   6m33s 0 19 0
UN Special Rapporteur - Léo Heller - Scope of the mandate
Description: United Nations Special Rapporteur, Léo Heller, explains the scope of the mandate on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation. (Audio in Portugese - Subtitles in Spanish)
  20 Jun 2017   5m50s 0 26 0
United Nations Special Rapporteur, Léo Heller - Human right to water
Description: United Nations Special Rapporteur, Léo Heller, speaks about human right to water, its path to recognition as a human right, its distinction from the human right to sanitation, and its relationship wit the current state of access to safe drinking water worldwide. (audio English, subtitles English)
  20 Jun 2017   5m48s 2 28 0
UN Special RapporteurHuman Rights to water and sanitation , Léo Heller -  SDGs
Description: United Nations Special Rapporteur, Léo Heller, comments on the relevance of the human rights to water and sanitation, in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Beyond its fundamental relevance to SDG 6, a human rights perspective on improving access to water and sanitation will contribute to achieving many other SDGs. (Audio Portuguese, subtitles English)
  20 Jun 2017   5m28s 1 25 0