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UNHumanRights

UN Human Rights

The United Nations #HumanRights office is led by High Commissioner @MBachelet. Follow us on FB & IG at *unitednationshumanrights*. #StandUp4HumanRights

Geneva, Switzerland

Joined on 27 August, 2009

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Looking forward to working closely with @POTUS Joe Biden & @VP Kamala Harris. We welcome the first actions of your government, signalling strong engagement on climate change & tackling the pandemic, and your commitment towards humane migration, racial justice & LGBTI protection.

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Quoted @PeaceOneDay

Countdown begins! #PeaceOneDay @unhumanrights will raise awareness of #TheInternationalDayfortheEliminationofRacialDiscrimination More info👉

#fightracism #standup4humanrights #SDG16Plus #qualityconnections #Liptonicetea #AvonWorldwide #SpeakOut

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Replying to @mbachelet: Equality is a universal goal:
✅Women and girls
✅LGBTI people
✅People with disabilities
✅Older workers
✅Ethnic and religious…

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Replying to @ONUHumanRights: Alta Comisionada de la ONU para los Derechos Humanos Michelle Bachelet reconoce y felicita la labor de Francisco Verá,…

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Equality is a universal goal:
✅Women and girls
✅LGBTI people
✅People with disabilities
✅Older workers
✅Ethnic and religious minorities
✅Indigenous Peoples
✅Migrants
☑️Anyone facing discrimination anywhere

We need equality for ALL.

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.@BelgiumUNGeneva has donated $597K to support our Office's #humanrights work. You can donate too:

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Alta Comisionada de la ONU para los Derechos Humanos Michelle Bachelet reconoce y felicita la labor de Francisco Verá, niño ambientalista de #Colombia Gracias Francisco !! Ver carta 👇🏿👇🏿👇🏿@franciscoactiv2 @mbachelet @GretaThunberg @UNHumanRights @IvanDuque

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🇭🇹 #Haiti: The authorities should act to avoid repetition of #HumanRights violations and abuses during protests.

Law enforcement officers must abide by international norms and standards regarding the use of force when dealing with protests.

Learn more:

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Replying to @ONUDHmexico: "La desaparición de una persona tiene profundos efectos en sus familiares y allegados, pero también en la sociedad y en el…

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Replying to @mbachelet: My worries for today and tomorrow:
🔸Inequality
🔸Poverty
🔸Climate change

We cannot afford to pick and choose just one single…

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My worries for today and tomorrow:
🔸Inequality
🔸Poverty
🔸Climate change

We cannot afford to pick and choose just one single challenge to address.

We must act.

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🇷🇺 #Russia: We are deeply troubled by the arrest of Aleksei Navalny, and call for his immediate release and for his due process rights to be respected in line with the rule of law. We reiterate our call for a thorough and impartial investigation into his poisoning.

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.@ANDORRA_UN has donated $18K to support our Office's #humanrights work. You can donate too:

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Replying to @UNTreatyBodies: UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women remains deeply concerned about the devastating impact o…

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UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women remains deeply concerned about the devastating impact of #COVID19 on women's rights and on the international human rights system. The Committee calls for joint action and solidarity.
Read 👉

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Replying to @UN_SPExperts: 🇨🇫 Central African Republic: Violations of human rights & international humanitarian law must be punished to prevent ongo…

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🇨🇫 Central African Republic: Violations of human rights & international humanitarian law must be punished to prevent ongoing violence & conflict – UN expert Yao Agbetse: "Without a strong message combined with deterrent actions, the worst could happen" 👉

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Replying to @Wikipedia: Wikipedia only exists through the power of human collaboration, creativity, and curiosity.

Thank you for 20 years! #Wikipe

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Replying to @Wikimedia: Twenty years, 55 million articles, hundreds of thousands of volunteers, one goal: free knowledge for all.

Happy 20th birthd…

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Wikipedia only exists through the power of human collaboration, creativity, and curiosity.

Thank you for 20 years! #Wikipedia20

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Replying to @FilippoGrandi: Reports continue of severe human rights violations against Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia’s #Tigray region including kil…

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Twenty years, 55 million articles, hundreds of thousands of volunteers, one goal: free knowledge for all.

Happy 20th birthday, @Wikipedia! Here’s to many, many more. #Wikipedia20

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To celebrate @Wikipedia’s 20th anniversary, @UNHumanRights and @Wikimedia will organize activities, throughout 2021, allowing volunteers to create content about human rights. Learn more:
#StandUp4HumanRights #wikimedia20 #wikimediach

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Quoted @Wikimedia

The big day is almost here — are you coming to @Wikipedia's 20th birthday event? Tune in Friday, 15 January at 16:00 UTC. Hope to see you there! #Wikipedia20

Happy 20th birthday, to our partner @Wikipedia! Join us & @Wikimedia to strengthen knowledge about #humanrights online. Learn more: #Wikipedia20 #WikiForHumanRights #RecoverBetter

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Replying to @Wikimedia: The big day is almost here — are you coming to @Wikipedia's 20th birthday event? Tune in Friday, 15 January at 16:00 UTC. Ho…

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🇻🇪 #Venezuela: We are deeply concerned by continuous and increasing attacks against civil society, human rights defenders and journalists. We urge the authorities to stop targeting people for performing legitimate work. Learn more:

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Reports continue of severe human rights violations against Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia’s #Tigray region including killings, abductions, forced returns to Eritrea.

Action to stop abuses and give access to humanitarians is needed — now.

My statement 👇🏻

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"La desaparición de una persona tiene profundos efectos en sus familiares y allegados, pero también en la sociedad y en el Estado de Derecho.”

@mbachelet, Alta Comisionada de la ONU para los Derechos Humanos nos comparte más.

#HastaEncontrarles
@FED_GIZMX
@UNHumanRights

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