Posts Tagged ‘United Nations System’

Conclusions of Side Event on Reprisals against Human Rights Defenders

October 14, 2013

To launch its new In-Brief on reprisals against human rights defenders, the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights organized a side event at the 24th Session of the Human Rights Council. The round table discussion was presided by Prof. Andrew Clapham  The main Conclusions are: Read the rest of this entry »

UN Human Rights Council should not be a bystander on reprisals, say two Hungarian Ambassadors

October 1, 2013

In the Monitor of the ISHR of 30 September 2013, Ambassadors András Dékány and Istvan Lakatos of Hungary  expresses an important opinion regarding the issue of reprisals against human rights defenders. As it is short here is the full text:

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