UNHCHR

(redirected from United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights)
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UNHCHRUnited Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
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It further stressed that as an agency of the UN, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights is expected to "fulfill its duties within the framework set out by the purposes and principles of the UN Charter.
As an agency of the UN, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights is expected to fulfill its duties within the framework set out by the purposes and principles of the UN Charter," Lu said.
President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev approved the appeal of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein on consideration of possibility of a voluntary contribution to the management budget.
This EU-funded project implemented by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights will contribute to these efforts.
KARACHI -- After a brief mission to Libya, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein on Thursday said the Government 'can and should' lead efforts to urgently address arbitrary detention, torture and other grave violations that must be brought to an end in the crisis-torn North African country.
No United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has ever made an official visit to discuss the human rights situation in Libya in the days of Muammar Gaddafi or in the years have followed the end of its dictatorial regime,' Mr.
The President made these remarks during his meeting with Prince Zeid al-Hussein, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.
21/August/2017] SANAA, Aug 21 (Saba) -- Minister of Foreign Affairs Hisham Sharaf Abdallah met in the capital Sanaa with resident representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Alabeed Ahmed Alabeed.
She was the seventh, and first female, President of Ireland from 1990 to 1997, and the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights from 1997 to 2002.
Up to 50, 000 civilians in South Sudan's Upper Nile region are at imminent risk of human rights violations as government troops close in, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein recently warned.
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has warned the Philippine government that it will violate the Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) if it reinstates the death penalty.
The debate, part of the 71st UNGA session, was discussing the latest report of Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR).
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