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Sexual orientation and gender identity: UN expert hails historic legal opinion issued in Americas
January 12, 2018

Venezuela: UN independent expert welcomes government action after his visit
December 28, 2017

Ecuador and Venezuela: Rights expert urges greater cooperation with UN
December 12, 2017

Values enshrined in Universal Declaration of Human Rights under assault, must be defended – Zeid
December 10, 2017

Human rights must be centre-stage as Paris climate change deal takes effect, UN experts say
November 3, 2017

UN Human Rights Office, Inter-American Commission launch joint action plan on protection of human rights defenders in the Americas
October 26, 2017

UN Human Rights Chief to visit Peru (23-24 Oct) and Uruguay (25-27 Oct)
October 20, 2017

“There is no valid excuse not to ratify the Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance” – UN experts
August 30, 2017

Venezuela: Human rights violations indicate ‘policy to repress’ – UN report
August 30, 2017

Venezuela sanctions would worsen plight of suffering people, UN expert warns
August 11, 2017

World still lagging on indigenous rights 10 years after historic declaration, UN experts warn
August 9, 2017

UN human rights team’s findings indicate patterns of rights violations amid protests in Venezuela
August 8, 2017

Venezuela must end systematic detentions and military trials for protesters – UN experts
August 4, 2017

Comment by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein on Venezuela
August 1, 2017

Press briefing notes on Venezuela
July 28, 2017

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