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CRC 62ND SESSION: NGO Alternative Reports submitted
21/Dec/2012 Publication
Summary: The list of Alternative Reports submitted by NGOs for the upcoming 62nd Session of the Committee on the Rights of...
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ESC RIGHTS: UN Committee adopts rules of procedures for complaints mechanism
11/Dec/2012 Publication
Summary: The Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights has adopted its provisional rules of procedure under the...
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INTERNAL DISPLACEMENT: Africa leads the way with new regional Convention
7/Dec/2012 News
Summary: The UN Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons today welcomed the entering into force of a new...
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MIGRANT WORKERS: Treaty body seeks comments on draft General Comment
6/Dec/2012 News
Summary: The Committee on Migrant Workers is seeking comments on its draft General Comment No. 2 on the rights of migrant...
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BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS: Enhancing legal standards may be necessary, says UN chief
5/Dec/2012 News
Summary: Addressing the largest global forum to date on the impact of global business on human rights, the UN human rights...
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BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS: Largest open dialogue set to begin in Geneva
29/Nov/2012 News
Summary: On 3 December, around one thousand participants will join the largest global discussion to date on how...
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CONGO, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE: Persistent violations of children's rights
29/Nov/2012 Publication
Summary: The violations highlighted are those issues raised with the State by more than one international mechanism. This...
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BENIN: Poverty pushes youngsters into the employ of child traffickers
28/Nov/2012 News
Summary: Facing hardship, families in Benin are sending their children to work in sometimes brutal conditions in...
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OPT: CRC Committee warns of lasting impact of crisis on children
23/Nov/2012 News
Summary: While welcoming the ceasefire which started last night, the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child...
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