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05 Dec 2003 description

GENEVA, 5 December (UN Information Service) -- The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) is seeking $54.8 million in contributions to fund activities in the coming year and to continue efforts to strengthen the institution.

14 Jun 2001 description

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Mary Robinson, welcomed the release of the Global Report on Child soldiers by the Coalition to Stop the Use of Child Soldiers.

19 Apr 1999 description

Following is a statement by United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Mary Robinson which she delivered on Thursday, 15 April 1999, to the African Ministerial Conference on Human Rights which was held in Mauritius:

25 Mar 1999 description

Enrique Bernales Ballesteros, Special Rapporteur of the Commission on Human Rights on the effects of the use of mercenaries on the enjoyment of human rights and particularly the right of peoples to self-determination, said his report (E/CN.4/1999/11) cited in particular the cases of Angola, Sierra Leone, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where the use of private security enterprises had occurred on a significant scale.