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New Zealand: Housing Crisis Requires Bold Human Rights Response, Says UN Expert

Wednesday, 19 February 2020, 2:58 pm | UN Special Rapporteur

This is a press statement from UN Special Rapporteur on the right to housing at the end of her 10-day visit to New Zealand. The Government of New Zealand has recognized that the country is facing a housing crisis, said Leilani Farha, UN Special Rapporteur ... More >>

UN: “Religious freedom at the heart of minority rights"

Wednesday, 24 October 2018, 9:10 am | UN Special Rapporteur

On 22 October the Non-Governmental Organizations Committee on Freedom of Religion or Belief at the United Nations hosted an event on the importance of the freedom of religion acting as an overall indicator of human rights protections. United Nations ... More >>

Special Rapporteur releases report on 'monumental' events

Saturday, 10 January 2015, 11:25 am | UN Special Rapporteur

Special Rapporteur releases report recapping 'monumental' events of 2014 NAIROBI – UN Special Rapporteur Maina Kiai has released his mandate’s first ever year-end report, which reviews the events of 2014 – from Ukraine to Egypt to the United ... More >>