U.N. Wrong to Reject New Evidence It Caused Haiti’s Cholera Epidemic

PRESS RELEASE Ban Ki-moon Should Apologize to Families & Reopen Investigation EXPERT REPUDIATES U.N. REPORT, SAYS WORLD BODY IS CULPABLE Geneva, Oct. 24 – The U.N. needs to reopen its 2011 investigation into Haiti’s cholera epidemic in light of new evidence from one of the investigating scientists that …

The UN should guarantee rights protection and development in Haiti

UN Watch Statement Human Rights Council, 28th Session Agenda item 10: ID with the IE on Haiti 24 March 2015 Delivered by Sarah Firestone   Thank you, Mr. President. UN Watch is concerned about continuing violations of basic rights, and barriers to long-term development in Haiti. We agree with the Independent …

U.N. Wrong to Reject New Evidence It Caused Haiti’s Cholera Epidemic

PRESS RELEASE Ban Ki-moon Should Apologize to Families & Reopen Investigation EXPERT REPUDIATES U.N. REPORT, SAYS WORLD BODY IS CULPABLE Geneva, Oct. 24– The U.N. needs to reopen its 2011 investigation into Haiti’s cholera epidemic in light of new evidence from one of the investigating scientists that …

Group: U.N. rights council’s Haiti parley is “harmful diversion”

PRESS RELEASE GENEVA, January 27, 2010 — Today’s urgent meeting of the UN Human Rights Council regarding Haiti is “a harmful waste of the organization’s precious time, resources, and moral capital,” said a human rights watchdog group. “Haiti is certainly a dire emergency, but this …

Group: U.N. rights council’s Haiti parley is “harmful diversion”

PRESS RELEASE GENEVA, January 25, 2010 — Today’s decision by the UN’s 47-nation Human Rights Council to convene a special session on Haiti this Wednesday is “a harmful waste of the organization’s precious time, resources, and moral capital,” said a human rights watchdog group. …