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UN Human Rights Council

The Human Rights Council is an inter-governmental body within the UN system made up of 47 States responsible for strengthening the promotion and protection of human rights around the globe. The Council was created by the UN General Assembly on 15 March 2006 with the main purpose of addressing situations of human rights violations and make recommendations on them Website: www.ohchr.org/en/hrbodies/hrc/pages/hrcindex.aspx
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The safety of journalists : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

2 October 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The safety of journalists : draft resolution / Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Benin, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Canada, Central African Republic, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Maldives, Mexico, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, State of Palestine, Sweden, Switzerland, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Tunisia, Turkey, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America, Yemen

19 September 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Situation of human rights in Eritrea : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

14 July 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The promotion and protection of human rights in the context of peaceful protests : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

11 April 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Freedom of opinion and expression : mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the Promotion and Protection of the Right to Freedom of Opinion and Expression : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

9 April 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Situation of human rights in Eritrea

25 June 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Situation of human rights in Belarus

24 June 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The role of freedom of opinion and expression in women's empowerment

24 June 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The role of freedom of opinion and expression in women's empowerment : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

24 June 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Situation of human rights in Myanmar : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

10 April 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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