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Press of UNWGEPAD Visit

BEFORE & DURING THE VISIT: UN Working Group in Jackson for Fact-Finding Mission (Clarion Ledger) UN Group Convenes in Chicago for Charges of Abuse (Chicago Defender) Black Rights Groups Speaking Out At UN Human Rights Hearings in Chicago, Other Cities (Progress Illinois) UN Fact-Finding Mission to Investigate Racial Discrimination (The...
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TwelveTen January 2016

TwelveTen January 2016 UN Working Group to Release Findings Friday Since last Tuesday , the UN Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent (UNWGEPAD) has been visiting the US for a fact-finding mission on the experiences of people of African descent in the United States. On Friday, January...
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Making connections at the CERD review

An example of how activists from different areas are mingling
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CERD Committee Welcomes U.S. Civil Society

A blog post from the first day of the CERD review in Geneva
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Take our Strategic Plan survey!

Help us learn how well we are implementing our Strategic Plan
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June Quarterly Member Meeting

The US Human Rights Network held its second 2014 Quarterly Member Meeting in June. Topics included a welcome for new USHRN Coordinating Center staff, an overview of USHRN Member Initiated...
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Detroit Shuts Off Water To Thousands Of Broke Residents

Activists appeal to UN to intervene on behalf of the city’s most vulnerable citizens
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