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ENVEJECIMIENTO PERSONAS MAYORES

Envejecimiento, personas mayores y Agenda 2030 para el Desarrollo Sostenible

Perspectiva regional y de derechos humanos

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ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
29 Jan 2019
Este libro es el resultado de un proceso de investigación y reflexión sobre la manera de incorporar a las personas mayores en la implementación y el seguimiento de la Agenda 2030 para el Desarrollo Sostenible desde la perspectiva de derechos humanos. Pone el acento en el cambio demográfico como u...
INTEGRATING A GENDER PERSPECTIVE

Integrating a Gender Perspective into Human Rights Investigations

Guidance and Practice

4 Mar 2019
This publication provides practical guidance on the integration of a gender perspective throughout the work of investigative bodies or entities, from the planning phase to the investigations and to writing the report and presenting its findings. It should be read in conjunction with existing OHCH...
WHO

Who's Responsible?

Attributing Individual Responsibility for Violations of International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law in United Nations Commissions of Inquiry, Fact-finding Missions and other Investigations

4 Mar 2019
United Nations Commissions of Inquiry (CoIs), Fact-Finding Missions (FFMs) and similar complex human rights investigations are regularly, and with increasing frequency, called upon to “identify those responsible” for violations and crimes falling within their mandate. Yet identifying responsible ...
PREVENTING TORTURE ROLE NATL

Preventing Torture: The Role of National Preventive Mechanisms

A Practical Guide

Series:
Professional Training Series in Human Rights
4 Mar 2019
This guide was developed in the context of the OHCHR Treaty Body Capacity Building Programme, established by General Assembly Resolution 68/268 to support States parties in building their capacity to implement their treaty obligations, in this case, their obligations under the Optional Protocol. ...
DISABILITY & DEVELOPMENT RPT

Disability and Development Report

Realizing the Sustainable Development Goals by, for and with Persons with Disabilities

12 Jun 2019
Disability-inclusive development is an essential condition for a sustainable future. In 2015, the United Nations adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, pledging to leave no one behind in the global efforts to realize the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Without the world’s one bill...
GLOB EDUCAT MONITOR RPT 2019

Global Education Monitoring Report 2019

Migration, Displacement and Education – Building Bridges, not Walls

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Global Education Monitoring Report
24 May 2019
The Report examines the education impact of migration and displacement across all population movements: within and across borders, voluntary and forced, for employment and education. It also reviews progress on education in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. In view of increasing divers...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2017 (R)

State of World Population 2017 (Russian language)

Worlds Apart - Reproductive Health and Rights in an Age of Inequality

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State of World Population (Russian language)
21 Nov 2018
No country today—even those considered the wealthiest and most developed—can claim to be fully inclusive, where all people have equal opportunities and protections, and fully enjoy their human rights. In many developing countries, women who are poor, in the bottom 20 per cent of the income scale,...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2017 (A)

State of World Population 2017 (Arabic language)

Worlds Apart - Reproductive Health and Rights in an Age of Inequality

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State of World Population (Arabic language)
12 Nov 2017
No country today—even those considered the wealthiest and most developed—can claim to be fully inclusive, where all people have equal opportunities and protections, and fully enjoy their human rights. In many developing countries, women who are poor, in the bottom 20 per cent of the income scale,...
GLOBAL RPT TRAFFICK IN PERSON 2018

Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2018

Series:
Global Report on Trafficking in Persons
22 Feb 2019
This report, which comprises three booklets, provides a comprehensive analysis of the crime of trafficking in persons and how different countries are responding to this crisis. Countries worldwide have been detecting and reporting a larger number of victims and are also convicting more trafficker...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2018 (G)

State of World Population 2018 (German language)

The Power of Choice - Reproductive Rights and the Demographic Transition

16 Nov 2018
Human rights are universal, interrelated and interconnected. This publication highlights the fact that reproductive rights, one of the most fundamental rights inherent to all persons and one of the most intimate choices a person can make, are still not available to all. Evidence remains that the ...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2018 (P)

Situação da população mundial 2018

O poder de escolha - Direitos reprodutivos e a transição demográfica

23 Nov 2018
Human rights are universal, interrelated and interconnected. This publication highlights the fact that reproductive rights, one of the most fundamental rights inherent to all persons and one of the most intimate choices a person can make, are still not available to all. Evidence remains that the ...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2018 (R)

State of World Population 2018 (Russian language)

The Power of Choice - Reproductive Rights and the Demographic Transition

Series:
State of World Population (Russian language)
23 Oct 2018
Human rights are universal, interrelated and interconnected. This publication highlights the fact that reproductive rights, one of the most fundamental rights inherent to all persons and one of the most intimate choices a person can make, are still not available to all. Evidence remains that the ...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2018 (A)

State of World Population 2018 (Arabic language)

The Power of Choice - Reproductive Rights and the Demographic Transition

Series:
State of World Population (Arabic language)
2 Nov 2018
Human rights are universal, interrelated and interconnected. This publication highlights the fact that reproductive rights, one of the most fundamental rights inherent to all persons and one of the most intimate choices a person can make, are still not available to all. Evidence remains that the ...
GAOR 71ST SUPP53B HRC RPT

Report of the Human Rights Council

Twenty-fifth special session (21 October 2016)

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Report of the Human Rights Council
17 Dec 2018
This is the official report submitted to the General Assembly by the Human Rights Council on its twenty-fifth special session (21 October 2016)
GAOR 71ST SUPP53A HRC RPT

Report of the Human Rights Council

Thirty-third session (13-30 September 2016)

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Report of the Human Rights Council
17 Dec 2018
This is the official report submitted to the General Assembly by the Human Rights Council on its thirty-third session (13-30 September 2016)
GAOR 71ST SUPP53 HRC RPT

Report of the Human Rights Council

Twenty-fourth special session (17 December 2015) Thirty-first session (29 February-24 March 2016) Thirty-second session (13 June - 1 July 2016)

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Report of the Human Rights Council
17 Dec 2018
This is the official report submitted to the General Assembly by the Human Rights Council on its twenty-fourth special session (17 December 2015) thirty-first session (29 February-24 March 2016) thirty-second session (13 June - 1 July 2016)
LOVE NOT PASSPORT TO SWEDEN

Love is Not a Passport to Sweden

Intimate Partner Violence against Migrant Women and the Proliferation of Rights' Statuses

Series:
UN Women Discussion Papers
19 Sep 2018
This paper investigates how women’s right to live free from violence operates in the context of insecure immigration status. It is based on qualitative research addressing intimate partner violence against women with insecure immigration status in England and Sweden, analysed within a human right...
INTL MIGRATION INTER MIGRA MOB

International Migration, Internal Migration, Mobility and Urbanization

Towards More Integrated Approaches

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IOM Migration Research Series
5 Oct 2018
This new publication in the IOM Migration Research Series explores migration as one of the most problematic of the population variables. While reviewing the various instruments to measure international and internal migration, the research questions the tendency to consider the diverse forms of mo...
AN UNFAIR START: INEQUALITY IN CHI

An Unfair Start

Inequality in Children's Education in Rich Countries

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Innocenti Report Card
8 Feb 2019
This report focuses on educational inequalities in 41 of the world's richest countries, all of which are members of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and/or the European Union (EU). Using the most recent data available, it examines inequalities across childhood -- ...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2018

State of World Population 2018

The Power of Choice - Reproductive Rights and the Demographic Transition

Series:
State of World Population
17 Oct 2018
Human rights are universal, interrelated and interconnected. This publication highlights the fact that reproductive rights, one of the most fundamental rights inherent to all persons and one of the most intimate choices a person can make, are still not available to all. Evidence remains that the ...
GAOR 73RD SUPP1 SEC GEN WORK (R)

Report of the Secretary-General on the Work of the Organization (Russian language)

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Report of the Secretary-General on the Work of the Organization (Russian)
10 Sep 2018
The 2018 annual report of the Secretary-General reflects the challenges and opportunities the United Nations has faced over the past year. It presents an account of the progress made and the impact of the work of the Organization across its priorities of maintaining international peace and securi...
GAOR 73RD SUPP1 SEC GEN WORK (C)

Report of the Secretary-General on the Work of the Organization (Chinese language)

Series:
Report of the Secretary-General on the Work of the Organization (Chinese)
10 Sep 2018
The 2018 annual report of the Secretary-General reflects the challenges and opportunities the United Nations has faced over the past year. It presents an account of the progress made and the impact of the work of the Organization across its priorities of maintaining international peace and securi...
GAOR 73RD SUPP1 SEC GEN WORK (A)

Report of the Secretary-General on the Work of the Organization (Arabic language)

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Report of the Secretary-General on the Work of the Organization (Arabic)
5 Sep 2018
The 2018 annual report of the Secretary-General reflects the challenges and opportunities the United Nations has faced over the past year. It presents an account of the progress made and the impact of the work of the Organization across its priorities of maintaining international peace and securi...
GAOR 73RD SUPP1 SEC GEN WORK (S)

Memoria del Secretario General sobre la labor de la Organización

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Memoria del Secretario General sobre la labor de la Organización
30 Aug 2018
La memoria anual del Secretario General de 2018 refleja los desafíos y oportunidades que el último año ha presentado a las Naciones Unidas. En ella se describen los progresos conseguidos por la Organización y el impacto de la labor que ha llevado a cabo para cumplir sus prioridades de mantener la...
GAOR 73RD SUPP1 SEC GEN WORK (F)

Rapport du Secrétaire Général sur l'activité de l'Organisation

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Rapport du Secrétaire Général sur l’activité de l’Organisation
11 Sep 2018
Dans son rapport de 2018, le Secrétaire général revient aussi bien sur les difficultés rencontrées par l’Organisation des Nations Unies pendant l’année que sur les occasions qu’elle a su saisir. Il y présente les progrès réalisés et les résultats que l’Organisation a pu obtenir dans ses domaines ...
GAOR 73RD SUPP1 SEC GEN WORK

Report of the Secretary-General on the Work of the Organization

Series:
Report of the Secretary-General on the Work of the Organization
27 Aug 2018
The 2018 annual report of the Secretary-General reflects the challenges and opportunities the United Nations has faced over the past year. It presents an account of the progress made and the impact of the work of the Organization across its priorities of maintaining international peace and securi...
FREEDOM FROM FEAR NO.14

Freedom from Fear, Issue No.14

Justice is not a Construct

Series:
Freedom from Fear
15 Jun 2018
This journal aims to contribute to the advancement of knowledge and awareness of the international community's priority issues in the field of justice, crime prevention and human rights. The Magazine pursues the promotion of innovative dialogue by spreading awareness, creating consensus and a sen...
DISRUPTED FAMILIES

Disrupted Families

The Gender Impacts of Family Reunification Policies on Syrian Refugees in Germany

Series:
UN Women Discussion Papers
18 Jun 2018
By the end of 2016, an estimated 6.5 million Syrian citizens were internally displaced, and more than 4.8 million Syrians had fled to neighbouring countries. While roughly half of all displaced and refugee Syrians are female, around three quarters of the estimated 550,000 Syrian asylum seekers wh...