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What can Ireland do to promote business respect for human rights?

Ireland is one of only a handful of states that are developing national plans to promote better human rights practice by business. What should that plan contain? 1,631 more words

Civil Society

Death Penalty: Volunteers Assist Global Partners with UN Advocacy

While the use of death penalty is decreasing worldwide, 22 countries carried out executions and 57 imposed death sentences in 2012.

Execution methods range from lethal injection to the firing squad, but hanging remains the most common method. 736 more words

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Deputy PM Bülent Arınç's Statement on LGBT at the Universal Periodic Review

Bülent Arınç, Deputy Prime Minister responsible for Human Rights, represented Turkey at the Universal Periodic Review on 27 January 2015. The webcast archive of the session can be viewed… 549 more words

LGBTI Activism

UPR Recommendations on Civil Society

In addition to the numerous recommendations on Sombath’s disappearance made during the Universal Periodic Review for the Lao PDR on January 20th, a number of recommendations were also given regarding civil society: 405 more words

Statements Of Concern

Lao delegation speaks on human rights

Vientiane Times: 31 January 2015 ພາສາລາວ

Government officials held a news briefing in Vientiane on Friday about the outcome of Laos’ participation in the second cycle of the UN Human Rights Council Periodic Review in Geneva, Switzerland, from January 20-23. 859 more words

Universal Periodic Review

ລາວແມ່ນ 1 ໃນ 14 ປະເທດ ທີ່​​ຖືກ​ທົບ​ທວນ​ ໂດຍສະພາ ສິດທິມະນຸດ ສປຊ

Voice of America: 30 ມັງກອນ 2015

ລາວເປັນ 1 ​ໃນ 14 ປະ​ເທດ​ທີ່​ຕົກ​ເປັນ​ເປົ້າໝາຍຂອງ​ການ​ພິຈາລະນາທົບ​ທວນ​ ກ່ຽວ​ກັບ​ສະພາບ​ການ ​ດ້ານ​ສິດທິ​ມະນຸດ ໃນ​ກອງ​ປະຊຸມ​ຄັ້ງທີ 21 ຂອງ​ສະພາ​ສິດທິ​ມະນຸດ​ແຫ່ງ​ສະຫະ​ປະຊາ​ຊາດ.

ສະພາ​ສິດທິ​ມະນຸດແຫ່ງ​ສະຫະ​ປະຊາ​ຊາດ (UNHRC) ກຳນົດ​ໃຫ້ ສປປ ລາວ ​ເປັນ​ປະ​ເທດ​ໜຶ່ງ ຈາກ​ທັງ​ໝົດ 14 ປະເທດ​ທີ່​ໄດ້​ຖືກ​ພິຈາລະນາ​ທົບ​ທວນ​ ກ່ຽວ​ກັບ​ສະພາບ​ ການ​ດ້ານ​ສິດທິ​ມະນຸດ​ ​ໃນລະຫວ່າງ​ກອງ​ປະຊຸມ​ຄັ້ງທີ 21 ທີ່​ໄດ້​ໄຂ​ຂຶ້ນຢ່າງ​ເປັນ​ທາງ​ການໃນ​ວັນ​ທີ 19 ມັງກອນ ​ແລະ​ໄດ້ດຳ​ເນີນ​ການ​ປະ​ຊຸມ​ຕໍ່​ໄປ​ຈົນ​ເຖິງ ​ວັນ​ທີ 30 ມັງກອນມື້​ນີ້ 9 more words

News Coverage

UPR Recommendations on Sombath

In his statement at the Universal Periodic Review for the Lao PDR on January 20th, Mr. Phongsavath Boupha, Chairman for the Lao National Steering Committee on Human Rights, asked for suggestions. 533 more words

Statements Of Concern