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Activist to File Complaint (February 27, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On February 21, 2013, Jason Chao was arrested by the police in Macau, together with activists ...

Topic: Freedom of the press
Jurisdiction: Macau; U.N. Human Rights Council

First Resolution on Internet Free Speech (July 12, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

On July 5, 2012, the Human Rights Council (HRC) of the United Nations, unanimously adopted a ...

Topic: Communications
Jurisdiction: U.N. Human Rights Council

First Resolution Against Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation (June 28, 2011) by Wendy Zeldin

On June 17, 2011, the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC), by a narrow margin of ...

Topic: Discrimination
Jurisdiction: U.N. Human Rights Council

Water, Sanitation Rights Binding (October 06, 2010) by Constance Johnson

The United Nations Human Rights Council adopted a resolution on September 30, 2010, that declares the ...

Topic: International affairs
Jurisdiction: U.N. Human Rights Council

Resolution Critical of Record on Freedoms (March 31, 2010) by Constance Johnson

On March 26, 2010, the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) passed a resolution calling for ...

Topic: Human rights
Jurisdiction: Burma; U.N. Human Rights Council

New Members Added (May 21, 2009) by Theresa Papademetriou

The Human Rights Council (HRC) is an intergovernmental organization within the United Nations system, established by ...

Topic: Human rights
Jurisdiction: U.N. Human Rights Council

Milestone Optional Protocol Adopted (July 02, 2008) by Wendy Zeldin

On June 18, 2008, the U.N. Human Rights Council (HRC), by consensus rather than a vote, ...

Topic: Human rights
Jurisdiction: U.N. Human Rights Council

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Last updated: February 27, 2013