In Final Talks, Western Governments Should Agree to Include Prevention, Treatment
January 10, 2013
In Final Talks, Western Governments Should Agree to Include Prevention, Treatment

A proposed international treaty to address the damaging effects of mercury should include specific provisions to protect the health of children and other vulnerable populations, Human Rights Watch said today. Governments are to meet in Geneva beginning January 13, 2013, for a fifth and final round of talks for the treaty.

Lula Deveria Demonstrar Solidariedade aos Direitos Humanos no Conselho da ONU
June 15, 2009
Lula Deveria Demonstrar Solidariedade aos Direitos Humanos no Conselho da ONU

(Genebra) - Quando o Presidente do Brasil Lula da Silva do se pronunciar perante o Conselho de Direitos Humanos da ONU hoje, deveria explicar porque o Brasil faz uso do seu voto no conselho para proteger países com péssimos registros de abuso aos direitos humanos, declarou hoje a Human Rights Watch.

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Lula Should Show Solidarity for Human Rights at UN Council
June 15, 2009
Lula Should Show Solidarity for Human Rights at UN Council

(Geneva) - When President Lula da Silva of Brazil addresses the UN Human Rights Council on June 15, 2009, he should explain why Brazil is using its vote in the council to protect countries with appalling human rights records, Human Rights Watch said today.

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Examen Periódico Universal (EPU)
June 11, 2009
Examen Periódico Universal (EPU)

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April 21, 2009

Racism has been a stain on human history, from slavery to the Holocaust to the genocide in Rwanda, yet it continues all over the world, from the silencing of religious minorities and indigenous peoples, to ethnic war, discrimination and xenophobia against migrants.

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A letter to Permanent Representatives of member and observer states of the UN Human Rights Council
May 12, 2015
A letter to Permanent Representatives of member and observer states of the UN Human Rights Council

 

Your Excellency,

INTERNSHIP OPENING
UN Advocacy Division
Geneva Office
June - July 2015
Apply Immediately

Summer 2015
email address: 
advocacyinternships@hrw.org

 

Geneva
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Human Rights Abuses in Libya and Sudan
March 26, 2015
Statement delivered under Item 10
March 25, 2015
Statement delivered under Item 10

Since the fall of Mosul to the extremist group Islamic State, known as ISIL, in June 2014, Human Rights Watch has documented the group’s numerous atrocities in Iraq.

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