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World community has ‘collective responsibility’ to stop human trafficking, support victims – UN chie
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Monday, 20 November 2017
World community has ‘collective responsibility’ to stop human trafficking, support victims – UN chie
Briefing the Security Council Tuesday, top United Nations officials, including the Secretary-General and the head of the Organization’s anti-crime office, underscored the international community’s collective responsibility to stop criminals and terrorists from preying on vulnerable populations and migrants.Read Full Article ...
 
Still far too much secrecy surrounding use of death penalty, says senior UN human rights official
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Monday, 20 November 2017
Still far too much secrecy surrounding use of death penalty, says senior UN human rights official
A senior United Nations human rights official has stressed the need for greater transparency by countries that still use the death penalty, noting that this is...
 
UN rights chief voices concern about Cambodia election after opposition ban
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Thursday, 16 November 2017
UN rights chief voices concern about Cambodia election after opposition ban
The United Nations human rights chief voiced grave concerns Friday about the conduct of credible, free and fair elections in Cambodia next year following the d...
 
Wrapping up visit, UN rights chief urges El Salvador to address femicide and abortion ban
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Thursday, 16 November 2017
Wrapping up visit, UN rights chief urges El Salvador to address femicide and abortion ban
At the end of his first visit to El Salvador, the United Nations human rights chief on Friday highlighted the Government's stated commitment to human rights...
 
'Unity, solidarity and collaboration' can turn tide on terrorism, bolster human rights, says U
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Wednesday, 15 November 2017
'Unity, solidarity and collaboration' can turn tide on terrorism, bolster human rights, says U
Noting that at least 11,000 terrorist attacks occurred in more than 100 countries last year, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres stressed on Thur...
 
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