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Indigenous peoples ‘lag behind on all social and economic indicators’: UN deputy human rights chief

Content by: UN News Centre Kate Gilmore’s comments were followed by the UN Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Ms. Victoria Tauli Corpuz, who expressed concern at a “drastic increase” in attacks against indigenous peoples, and ...

A third of world’s out-of-school youth live in conflict, disaster-affected countries: UNICEF report

Content by: UN News Centre The report, A future stolen: young and out-of-school, looks at the education situation of children and young people from pre-primary to upper secondary age across all countries, including those affected by humanitarian ...

Eritrea: Peace deal prompts hope of internal reforms, to improve fundamental human rights

Content by: UN News Centre On 9 July, leaders of both countries signed a Joint Declaration of Peace and Friendship, raising expectations that the end of the “no war, no peace” stalemate between them, would positively impact Eritrea’s internal human ...

Human Rights Council hears plea to protect victims of ‘brutal’ sexual violence in South Sudan

Content by: UN News Centre “The Commission…once again heard testimonies of wanton killings and numerous accounts of brutal sexual violence,” said Yasmin Sooka, Chairperson of the Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan.


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