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Despite decline in attacks on persons with albinism, root causes rife in rural Tanzania, UN expert finds

28 July 2017 | Publisher: UN News Service | Document type: Country News

UN rights chief calls for investigation into 'landscape of horror' in DR Congo's Kasai provinces

20 June 2017 | Publisher: UN News Service | Document type: Country News

Papua New Guinea: Sorcery killings trial is a chance for justice

23 March 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Telling Fortunes in Kabul

16 December 2016 | Publisher: Institute for War and Peace Reporting | Document type: Country News

General Assembly can take steps to reduce violence against persons with albinism – UN rights expert

26 October 2016 | Publisher: UN News Service | Document type: Country News

In Malawi, people with albinism face 'total extinction'– UN rights expert

29 April 2016 | Publisher: UN News Service | Document type: Country News

Surge in mob killings in Malawi draws serious concern of UN human rights office

5 April 2016 | Publisher: UN News Service | Document type: Country News

'Witchcraft' beliefs trigger attacks against people with albinism, UN expert warns

22 March 2016 | Publisher: UN News Service | Document type: Country News

On visit to Central African Republic, UN rights expert urges support for new Government

16 March 2016 | Publisher: UN News Service | Document type: Country News

Liberia: UN report calls for ending sometimes deadly cultural practices that violate human rights

18 December 2015 | Publisher: UN News Service | Document type: Country News

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