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DR Congo: UN mission helps investigation into assaults and sexual violence
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Tuesday, 29 July 2008
DR Congo: UN mission helps investigation into assaults and sexual violence
A human rights team with the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has travelled with Congolese officials and doctors to investigate reports of mass rapes, looting and torture carried out by a group of MaRead Full Article ...
 
New UN human rights chief speaks of personal understanding of discrimination
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Tuesday, 29 July 2008
New UN human rights chief speaks of personal understanding of discrimination
The newly appointed United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights says she comes to her work with a personal understanding of human rights violations, base...
 
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Monday, 28 July 2008
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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said that he was "gratified" that his nomination of South African judge Navanethem Pillay as the new United Nations High Commissi...
 
Secretary-General to appoint South African justice as next UN human rights chief
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Thursday, 24 July 2008
Secretary-General to appoint South African justice as next UN human rights chief
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has informed the General Assembly of his intention to appoint Judge Navanethem Pillay of South Africa as the new United Nations H...
 
UN rights group investigating disappearances kicks off meeting in Argentina
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Thursday, 24 July 2008
UN rights group investigating disappearances kicks off meeting in Argentina
A United Nations human rights group today will begin reviewing over 300 cases of disappearances around the world, holding its session for the first time in Arg...
 
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