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MEDIA ADVISORY - Human rights and business: Cameroonian Media professionals to be trained on role in monitoring and reporting violations.

Yaoundé (July 2014)- The United Nations Centre for Human Rights and Democracy in Central Africa (UNCHRD-CA) will organize a national training workshop on human rights and business and field visit for media professionals Lire la suite ...

 


MEDIA ADVISORY - Sao Tome et Principe : Formation du personnel chargé de l’application des lois.

Yaoundé/Sao Tome et Principe (11 Juillet 2014) – Le Centre des Nations Unies pour les Droits de l’Homme et la Démocratie en Afrique Centrale (CNUDHD-AC) en collaboration avec le PNUD et le Ministère de la Justice de Sao Tomé et Principe organisent du 15 au 16 juillet 2014 à Sao Tome un atelier de formation Lire la suite ...

 


MEDIA ADVISORY - Droits de l’homme au Congo : Deux ateliers nationaux de renforcement des capacités des parties prenantes Du 9 au 12 juin 2014 au Brazzaville

YAOUNDE/ BRAZZAVILLE (6 juin 2014) – Le Centre des Nations Unies pour les Droits de l’Homme et la Démocratie en Afrique Centrale (CNUDHD-AC) organise en partenariat avec le Gouvernement congolais, Lire la suite ...

 


MEDIA STATEMENT - For World Press Freedom Day - Saturday 3 May 2014 / Absence of free media greatly compromises development – UN experts

GENEVA (3 May 2014) – On the occasion of World Press Freedom Day, a group of 31 specialists* from the largest body of independent experts in the United Nations Human Rights system called on all Governments to promote and protect the rights to freedom of expression and information, Lire la suite ...

 


Media Statement (English/Français) - Navi Pillay press conference in Bangui, Central African Republic

Bangui, 20 March 2014 - Sadly, the situation in the Central African Republic is very different from when I last visited the country in February 2010. I will not attempt to run through all the very grave human rights problems facing CAR Lire la suite ...

 


“Legal aid, a right in itself” – UN Special Rapporteur

GENEVA (30 May 2013) – The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers, Gabriela Knaul, today urged world governments to develop and sustain effective legal aid systems as an essential component of a fair and efficient justice system founded on the rule of law Lire la suite ...

 


 

International Women’s Day 8 March 2013By Navi Pillay the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights on International Women’s Day 8 March 2013

- Last month, in the highlands of Papua New Guinea, a 20-year old mother of two was stripped naked and tortured until she confessed to practising sorcery. Then she was burned alive on the local rubbish dump in front of a crowd of fellow villagers Lire la suite ...



Women’s rights: time to turn decades of empty promises into concrete changes for women. GENEVA (8 March 2013) – Two key groups of independent experts within the United Nations Human Rights system urged world governments, on International Women’s Day, to commit decisively to women’s rights and turn decades of empty promises into concrete changes for women and girls around the world Lire la suite ...


Journée internationale de la femme, 8 mars 2013: Le mois dernier, dans les montagnes de Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée, une jeune femme de 20 ans, mère de deux enfants, a été déshabillée et torturée jusqu’à ce qu’elle avoue pratiquer la sorcellerie, puis brûlée vive sur une décharge publique locale devant une foule de villageois Lire la suite ...


A call on States to ratify new instrument to enhance protection of economic, social and cultural rights: GENEVA (8 May 2013) – A group of United Nations human rights experts today urged world governments to ratify a key international instrument that allows individuals and groups who have been denied their economic, social and cultural rights to have their claims reviewed directly by a UN committee of experts Lire la suite ...


Message du Secrétaire général - 3 mai 2013 Message du Secrétaire général - 3 mai 2013: La liberté d’expression est un droit fondamental inscrit à l’article 19 de la Déclaration universelle des droits de l’homme. Elle est la pierre angulaire de la bonne gouvernance, du développement durable et d’une paix et d’une sécurité durables Lire la suite ...