Human Rights Law

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL CONCLUDES THIRTY-FIFTH SESSION AFTER ADOPTING 35 RESOLUTIONS, A DECISION AND A PRESIDENTIAL STATEMENT

Decides to Dispatch a Team of International Experts to the Kasaï region in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Creates new Mandate on Persons Affected by Leprosy, Renews 10 Mandates including on Eritrea, Belarus and Extrajudicial Executio...Read More

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL CREATES MANDATE ON THE ELIMINATION OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST PERSONS AFFECTED BY LEPROSY

Extends Mandates on Education, Trafficking in Persons, International Solidarity, Persons with Disabilities, Business and Human Rights, and Independence of Judges and Lawyers

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL HOLDS INTERACTIVE DIALOGUE ON SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND GENDER IDENTITY, AND ON ARBITRARY EXECUTIONS

Hears Address by the United States’ Permanent Representative to the United Nations

TECHNOLOGY FOR HUMAN RIGHTS: UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS OFFICE ANNOUNCES LANDMARK PARTNERSHIP WITH MICROSOFT

As Communities around the World Face Continuing Human Rights Challenges, the Agreement Demonstrates the Potential to Use Technology to Help Tackle Issues, and Highlights the Opportunity for Greater Private Sector Support for the Work of the...Read More