El Salvador

LE COMITÉ DES DROITS DE L'HOMME EXAMINE LE RAPPORT D'EL SALVADOR (English Shortly)

14 March 2018 Le Comité des droits de l’homme a examiné, aujourd’hui, le rapport périodique présenté par El Salvador sur les mesures qu’il a prises pour mettre en œuvre les dispositions du Pacte international relatif aux droits civils et po...Read More

Director-General Meets Minister Of Foreign Affairs Of El Salvador

dg-aa-mofa-elsalvador.jpg © UNESCO/Christelle ALIX 11 December 2017 On 11 December 2017, UNESCO Director-General, Audrey Azoulay, met with Minister of Foreign Minister of El Salvador, Hugo Martinez, at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. On this ...Read More

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL ELECTS VOJISLAV ŠUC OF SLOVENIA AS ITS PRESIDENT FOR 2018

4 December 2017 Geneva, 4 December 2017 (Issued as received) — The Human Rights Council this afternoon elected Ambassador Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative of Slovenia to the United Nations Office at Geneva, to serve as its President f...Read More

New Permanent Representative Of El Salvador Presents Credentials

The new Permanent Representative of El Salvador to the United Nations, Ruben Armando Escalante Hasbun, presented his credentials to UN Secretary-General António Guterres today.

UNESCO Developing Strategic Plan On Safety Of Journalists For El Salvador

seguridad_periodistas_sv.jpg © UNESCO The UNESCO regional office for Central America in San Jose, Costa Rica is finalizing a Strategic Plan for the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity in El Salvador following discussions on a dr...Read More

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL PRESIDENT APPOINTS ANDREW CLAPHAM OF THE UNITED KINGDOM TO SERVE ON SOUTH SUDAN BODY

22 September 2017 GENEVA, 21 September 2017 (Issued as received) – The President of the Human Rights Council, Ambassador Joaquín Alexander Maza Martelli of El Salvador, announced today the appointment of Andrew Clapham of the United Kingdom...Read More

COMMITTEE ON THE PROTECTION OF THE RIGHTS OF MIGRANT WORKERS EXAMINES REPORT OF MEXICO

7 September 2017 The Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their Families today concluded its consideration of the third periodic report of Mexico on its implementation of the International Conventi...Read More

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL TO HOLD ITS THIRTY-SIXTH REGULAR SESSION FROM 11 TO 29 SEPTEMBER 2017

7 September 2017 The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its thirty-sixth regular session from 11 to 29 September 2017 in the Human Rights and Alliance of Civilizations Room at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. The session will be...Read More

EL SALVADOR: UN EXPERT URGES SWIFT ACTION ON “HIDDEN TRAGEDY” OF PEOPLE FLEEING GANG VIOLENCE

21 August 2017 (Issued as received) SAN SALVADOR / GENEVA (21 August 2017) – El Salvador must do more to help families forced to flee their homes by gang violence, a United Nations expert has said at the end of an official mission to the co...Read More

EL SALVADOR: UN EXPERT ON INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS TO CONDUCT FIRST OFFICIAL VISIT

10 August 2017 (Issued as received) GENEVA / SAN SALVADOR (10 August 2017) – United Nations human rights expert Cecilia Jimenez-Damary will conduct her first official visit to El Salvador from 14 to 18 August 2017, to assess the human right...Read More

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL PRESIDENT ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF MARZUKI DARUSMAN AS CHAIR OF MYANMAR FACT-FINDING MISSION

27 July 2017 GENEVA, 27 July 2017 — The President of the Human Rights Council, Ambassador Joaquín Alexander Maza Martelli (El Salvador), has decided to establish a new composition of the Fact-finding Mission on Myanmar and appoint Mr. Marzu...Read More