UN Human Rights Council

UN Human Rights Council

@UN_HRC

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Official account of the Secretariat of the @UN body responsible for strengthening the promotion and protection of #humanrights worldwide.

Geneva, Switzerland
Joined on September 02, 2009
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Burundi refugees and asylum-seekers in Tanzania have been subjected to arbitrary arrest, enforced disappearance and other violations, according to a group of experts appointed by the UN Human Rights Council @UN_HRC https://t.co/Jhp5XoEVFl

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The ongoing repression of protests in #Myanmar could spark a "full-blown conflict," @mbachelet has warned, urging countries with influence to take immediate and impactful action to halt the “slaughter” of civilians. https://t.co/Y2zY0ifbHA

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With the stresses of #COVID19 and the #ClimateEmergency, it is more important than ever that disadvantaged and remote countries are supported to participate in intergovernmental #HumanRights mechanisms.

Find out more 👉https://t.co/tSMqcXrjSh https://t.co/QnAu7x8Vo1

With the stresses of #COVID19 and the #ClimateEmergency, it is more important than ever that disadvantaged and remote countries are supported to participate in intergovernmental #HumanRights mechanisms. Find out more 👉https://t.co/tSMqcXrjSh https://t.co/QnAu7x8Vo1

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Independent @UN human rights experts have urged #Cambodia to review "disproportionate and unwarranted" #COVID19-response measures that could undermine fundamental #HumanRights. https://t.co/fJJJ3WUqwX

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🔵BREAKING! The global community must do more to stop the intensifying and systematic slaughter of civilians in #Myanmar, says UN Human Rights chief @mbachelet https://t.co/YmTSWePiqH

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🇱🇦 #Laos: UN expert @MaryLawlorhrds calls on the Government to immediately release Lodkham Thammavong, Soukane Chaithad and Somphone Phimmasone who have been detained for more than 5 years without fair trial or access to a lawyer.
Read 👉 https://t.co/HEdyvnmTOK https://t.co/9eexdhIBzw

🇱🇦 #Laos: UN expert @MaryLawlorhrds calls on the Government to immediately release Lodkham Thammavong, Soukane Chaithad and Somphone Phimmasone who have been detained for more than 5 years without fair trial or access to a lawyer. Read 👉 https://t.co/HEdyvnmTOK https://t.co/9eexdhIBzw

Join our #WikiForHumanRights campaign to help share critical info about the links between human rights & the environment on @Wikipedia. Learn more at our launch event on 15 April: https://t.co/IuuDT7LA4O 

 @Wikimedia @UNEP #Wiki4Climate #StandUp4HumanRights https://t.co/zu1xEcwVkj

Join our #WikiForHumanRights campaign to help share critical info about the links between human rights & the environment on @Wikipedia. Learn more at our launch event on 15 April: https://t.co/IuuDT7LA4O @Wikimedia @UNEP #Wiki4Climate #StandUp4HumanRights https://t.co/zu1xEcwVkj

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With the stresses of #COVID19 and the #ClimateEmergency, it is more important than ever that disadvantaged and remote countries are supported to participate in intergovernmental #HumanRights mechanisms. https://t.co/9CZpAzEXzH

With the stresses of #COVID19 and the #ClimateEmergency, it is more important than ever that disadvantaged and remote countries are supported to participate in intergovernmental #HumanRights mechanisms. https://t.co/9CZpAzEXzH

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UK armed forces bill would limit war crimes accountability: UN rights chief https://t.co/geiq3anxIh

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Did you know 3 women have presided over the Human Rights Council in its 15-year history?

From left to right:
🇫🇯 Nazahat Shameen Khan: 15 January 2021–present
🇦🇹 Elisabeth Tichy-Fisslberger: 1 January 2020–January 2021
🇺🇾 Laura Dupuy Lasserre: 19 June 2011–31 December 2012 https://t.co/hWbEoIX0Iw

Did you know 3 women have presided over the Human Rights Council in its 15-year history? From left to right: 🇫🇯 Nazahat Shameen Khan: 15 January 2021–present 🇦🇹 Elisabeth Tichy-Fisslberger: 1 January 2020–January 2021 🇺🇾 Laura Dupuy Lasserre: 19 June 2011–31 December 2012 https://t.co/hWbEoIX0Iw

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🔵BREAKING! The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights @mbachelet has urged the United Kingdom to amend a new law that risks undermining #HumanRights by protecting military personnel operating abroad from accountability for torture and other war crimes. https://t.co/BDjhjzsOCm

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#HumanRights practitioner wanted to fill a vacancy for Independent Expert on the effects of foreign debt on the full enjoyment of all human rights

Deadline for applications: 11 May 2021
Apply here 👉 https://t.co/14bLKTx8Pc https://t.co/ANHlWV57C0

#HumanRights practitioner wanted to fill a vacancy for Independent Expert on the effects of foreign debt on the full enjoyment of all human rights Deadline for applications: 11 May 2021 Apply here 👉 https://t.co/14bLKTx8Pc https://t.co/ANHlWV57C0

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In a landmark for least developed countries and small island developing states, 160 @UN member states have sponsored a decision to support universal participation in its work - more than any other in the Human Rights Council's history.

Read it here 👉 https://t.co/Bjn8chfm4T https://t.co/6f5fqIrdyP

In a landmark for least developed countries and small island developing states, 160 @UN member states have sponsored a decision to support universal participation in its work - more than any other in the Human Rights Council's history. Read it here 👉 https://t.co/Bjn8chfm4T https://t.co/6f5fqIrdyP

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#HumanRights practitioner wanted to fill a vacancy for the Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with #albinism.

Deadline for applications: 13 April 2021
Apply here 👉 https://t.co/14bLKTx8Pc https://t.co/wGymIJ7RHi

#HumanRights practitioner wanted to fill a vacancy for the Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with #albinism. Deadline for applications: 13 April 2021 Apply here 👉 https://t.co/14bLKTx8Pc https://t.co/wGymIJ7RHi

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🗨️“As a Fijian, I know first-hand how #ClimateChange adversely impacts the #HumanRights of persons living in small island developing states.” - Human Rights Council President @nazhatskhan, 8 April 2021 ℹ️STATEMENT https://t.co/BRJoIo1JyD 📺 https://t.co/kvaSgt2OzB

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Independent #HumanRights expert wanted to fill a vacancy for the Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy.

Deadline for applications: 13 April 2021
Apply here 👉 https://t.co/14bLKTx8Pc https://t.co/V3FFR8k9yT

Independent #HumanRights expert wanted to fill a vacancy for the Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy. Deadline for applications: 13 April 2021 Apply here 👉 https://t.co/14bLKTx8Pc https://t.co/V3FFR8k9yT

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In a landmark for least developed countries and small island developing states, 160 @UN member states have sponsored a decision to support universal participation in its work - more than any other in the Human Rights Council's history.

Read it here 👉 https://t.co/Bjn8chfm4T https://t.co/NrwPoWDQsZ

In a landmark for least developed countries and small island developing states, 160 @UN member states have sponsored a decision to support universal participation in its work - more than any other in the Human Rights Council's history. Read it here 👉 https://t.co/Bjn8chfm4T https://t.co/NrwPoWDQsZ

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🔵Commemorating Christof Heyns: Live stream An event to commemorate human rights pioneer #ChristofHeyns is being held on Saturday 10 April 2021 at 11:00 South African Standard Time / CET. The event will be live streamed. Please visit https://t.co/2XVjL2IIcw to receive the link.

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