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CERD Committee Submits Urgent Action On Border Wall

During its' May 2017 session the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) took action on the executive order on US-Mexico wall, particularly as it affects Indigenous Peoples at the border and other communities in the area, under its early warning and urgent action procedures. You can find...
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Women, Water, and Human Rights

March was the month to really celebrate women and their role in the human rights movements around the globe. In addition to being Women’s History Month, March calls for the honor and recognition of International Women of Colour Day (March 1), International Women’s Day (March 8) and World Water Day...
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USHRN Press Release at End of UNWGAD Visit

UN Human Rights Experts Conclude Visit, Highlight Abuses in Detention
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Announcing our New Executive Director

A note from our Board Chair and outgoing Executive Director
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UN High Commissioner Critiques U.S. on Guantanamo Bay

Opening Statement by Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein at 33rd Session of Human Rights Council
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Action in Uniontown

USHRN supports Black Belt Citizens Fighting for Health and Justice
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