A joint local statement on the post-elections human rights situation in zimbabwe from the eu delegation, eu member states present in harare, canada, switzerland and the us. Rwanda 2017 human rights report executive summary rwanda is a constitutional republic dominated by a strong presidency the ruling rwandan patriotic front (rpf) led a governing coalition that include d four smaller. Organizations of gross human rights violations in its treatment of political prisoners, religious dissidents, and suffocating media restriction eritrea is a member of most universal international organizations and regional organizations.
The universal declaration of human rights the universal declaration of human rights (udhr) is a milestone document in the history of human rights. Joint local statement on post-elections human rights situation in zimbabwe home home | news & events | joint local statement on post-elections human rights situation in zimbabwe the european union delegation, the heads of mission of eu member states present in harare and the heads of mission of canada, switzerland and the united states of. What are human rights human rights are rights inherent to all human beings, regardless of race, sex, nationality, ethnicity, language, religion, or any other status human rights include the. On february 12, the inter-american commission on human rights (iachr) published a report on the human rights situation in venezuela, entitled democratic institutions, the rule of law and human rights in venezuela.
It is therefore of grave concern that in recent weeks the human rights situation has further deteriorated significantly a situation you described on 7 february as 'an all-out assault on. Joint statement on human rights situation in cambodia home home | news & events this is the official website of the us embassy in cambodia external links to. The human rights situation: human rights and news reports have documented grave rights violations committed by all three major contending parties in the republic of congo--the cobras and regular security forces loyal to president sassou nguesso the cocoyes of former-president lissouba and the ninjas of former-prime minister bernard kolelas. Geneva: the human rights situation in tibet under the chinese occupation was yet again spotlighted this afternoon at the ongoing 39th session of the un human rights council.
Human rights americas is an independent means of expression, of information, analysis and dissemination of human rights issues and news information sourced from human rights organizations and prestigious media in ecuador and throughout the world that refers to human rights violations, assaults and any violations of human rights. Human rights council (un hrc) the human rights council (hrc) was established by an unga resolution in 2006, in order to replace the human rights commission greece has actively supported the efforts to create an effective hrc, with upgraded status, functionality and essential structures. Bearing in mind its press release of 29 january 2018 on the human rights situation in the republic of cameroon, in which it called for an end to the use of force against unarmed civilians, respect for the right to freedom of expression and information, freedom of association and assembly, and the right to liberty and security of the person. Ijrc provides principal services to victims and advocates seeking to better understand, or more effectively engage with, human rights protections, such as providing timely information and analysis on developments in international law and human rights conditions, explaining human rights law and the bodies that enforce it, guiding visitors to the most useful research tools, and advising victims.
Eu parliamentarians condemn human rights situation in turkey meps have adopted a resolution condemning the deteriorating human rights situation in turkey, writes martin banks the erdogan regime and turkey's military invasion of afrin both came under intense scrutiny in a european parliament debate. Colombia human rights colombians suffer a dire human rights situation due to the country's 45-year-old internal armed conflict leftist guerrillas fight the state and illegal right-wing paramilitary organizations, which often collaborate with sectors of the colombian armed forces. Imadr is an international human rights organization working to protect and promote the rights of minorities and indigenous peoples, as well as other marginalized groups around the world. Situation of human rights in the temporarily occupied autonomous republic of crimea and the city of sevastopol (ukraine) report on the human rights situation in. Human rights council continues special session on situation of human rights in sri lanka published on may 27, 2009 in human rights council (unhrc) , sri lanka and uncategorized by unwatch closed.
The human rights council resolution 37/30 requests the special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the islamic republic of iran to submit a report on the implementation of the mandate to the human rights council at its fortieth session and to the general assembly at its seventy-third session and calls upon the government of the. Tompkins county's reputation 'severely damaged' by human rights situation, advocates say: next steps under discussion categories ithaca , politics , protest keep truthsayers happening as a public forum by donating today. Un high commissioner on human rights call on china to improve human rights situation in china march 9, 2018 posted in featured flash news , featured mobile , flash mobile , news flash and tagged china , tibet , united nations human rights council. Human rights watch has examined human rights violations in eritrea since independence in 1991, but especially the steady deterioration of human rights since 2001 in that year, the government.
Geneva, sep 26 (ani): baloch political activists have accused islamabad for violating human rights, inequality and rise of religious fundamentalists in baloc. We write to you in advance of the 39th session of the united nations human rights council to share our serious concerns over the human rights and humanitarian situation in sudan we call upon your. Vukasin petrovic's testimony before the tom lantos commission on human rights on the human rights situation in zimbabwe.
The un report said the human rights situation has dramatically deteriorated since south sudan erupted into civil war in december 2013 the crisis stemmed from a falling-out between president. Daniel calingaert examines the human rights situation in iran in his testimony before the us house of representatives. Jonas tshombela is a congolese human rights activist in an interview with us, we asked him about the crisis of food insecurity and ebola and if human rights activists have a role to play in this.