UN Human Rights Council

George Floyd death trial 'defining' chance for justice: UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

The final resolution, on systemic racism and rights violations by law enforcement agencies against Africans and people of African descent, made no specific reference to the United States.

published on : 19th March 2021

UN chief Antonio Guterres demands immediate halt to Myanmar 'repression' 

Saturday marked the deadliest day since the February 1 coup, with two people killed after security forces fired on a rally in Mandalay and a third man shot dead in Yangon.

published on : 22nd February 2021

UN expert: Pandemic's worst impacts on poverty yet to come

“The social safety nets put into place are full of holes,” said Olivier De Schutter, a legal scholar appointed by U.N. Human Rights Council as special rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights.

published on : 11th September 2020

African countries says attacks on Nigerians racist, will call for UNHRC probe

The heads of African Mission accredited to India had convened a special meeting to look into the recent attacks against African students, in Greater Noida.

published on : 3rd April 2017