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Action: File ICCPR Issues in January 2019

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Submit your issues for the US government's periodic report to the ICCPR. Deadline: January 14, 2019.

Action: File ICCPR Issues in January 2019

A Template to Submit Information to the UN Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent

140529_nx15a_mlarge_fanon_mendes_france_sn635_0Overview: The following is a suggested template for U.S. Civil Society submissions to the UN Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent[UNWGEPAD or Working Group].

A Template to Submit Information to the UN Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent

3 Ways to Say #WaterIsAHumanRight On World Water Day!

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Today, the US Human Rights Network joins people across the world to celebrate and recognize World Water Day. Today and everyday, we say: "Water is a human right!" 

3 Ways to Say #WaterIsAHumanRight On World Water Day!

Help us take our work to the next level in 2017!

2016_human_rights_report_cover22016 has been a big, busy, and heavy year for all of us. As we hold that, we want to lift up the powerful work we’ve done with our members, partners, and donors over the past twelve months. Support us and help us take our work to the next level in 2017! 

Help us take our work to the next level in 2017!

Action in Uniontown today for Clean Water and Sanitation

AFTER 3 DECADES OF SEWAGE CRISIS, BLACK BELT CITIZENS DEMAND A CHANGE
Uniontown, AL - Uniontown sits at a very pivotal and important moment. In the midst of a sewage crisis that has lasted over 3 decades, Uniontown has to make a decision: will we build a wastewater treatment plant or more sprayfields?

Action in Uniontown today for Clean Water and Sanitation

 

 

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USHRN National Conference Call: Update on the Human Rights Council

Participate in an informational session to understand the UN Human Rights Council and how you can participate in the three meetings annually to promote and protect human rights in the United States. The call will focus on the upcoming February - March four week session agenda items. Call-in 25 February 2019, 3pm EST. 

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Update on ICCPR NGO Briefing in Geneva

A briefing for NGOs with members of the Human Rights Committee will take place during its 125th session in Geneva, Switzerland on Thursday, March 14 from 14:00-15:00.   

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US Human Rights Network Statement on a Declaration of National Emergency to Build Trump’s Border Wall

US Human Rights Network Denounces the President’s Plans to Build a Racist Wall Under the Guise of a National Emergency

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A Message from USHRN's ICCPR Taskforce

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ICCPR follow-up at the Human Rights Committee's 125th session in Geneva 

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New USHRN Member Orientation!

New Member Orientation
This is our first new member orientation of 2019- come learn more about what we do, and how to get involved! 



 

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Join the Intro to CERD Webinar

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Please join the US Human Rights Network's CERD TASK FORCE to learn about the Convention for the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (CERD). Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 

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