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20 Apr 2018 description

Comunicado de prensa conjunto del Relator Especial de los Derechos Humanos para los Desplazados Internos y ACNUR

GINEBRA, Suiza, 18 de abril (ACNUR)- En un momento en el que las crisis se multiplican por todo el mundo, forzando a millones de personas a huir de sus hogares a otro punto de su país, un grupo compuesto por Estados, Agencias de la ONU y socios colaboradores acaba de renovar su compromiso para reducir y solucionar el desplazamiento interno

18 Apr 2018 description

Joint press release by the Special Rapporteur on the human rights of IDPs, and UNHCR

As crises multiply around the world, uprooting millions of people within the borders of their country, a group of states, UN agencies and partners have renewed their commitment to working collaboratively, to reduce and resolve internal displacement.

17 Apr 2018 description

GENEVA (17 April 2018) - UN human rights experts have condemned the continued use of firearms, including live ammunition, by Israeli security forces against mostly unarmed Palestinian protesters and observers for a third straight week near the fence between occupied Gaza and Israel.

17 Apr 2018 description

GENEVA (16 April 2018) - The Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their Families this afternoon held a panel discussion entitled “Putting migrant children’s rights upfront: challenges and duties in protecting the human rights of children in the context of international migration,” thus marking the launch of its joint General Comments with the Committee on the Rights of the Child on the human rights of migrant children.

13 Apr 2018 description

GENEVA (13 April 2018) – The United Nations Working Group on the use of mercenaries will undertake its first visit to Chad from 16 to 23 April.

The delegation, comprising Patricia Arias and Saeed Mokbil, will be in the country to assess the activities of mercenaries and foreign fighters, and their impact on human rights. They will also examine the existing regulatory framework regarding private military and security companies.

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