Category: UN Committee on NGOs

UN silences group seeking human rights in Vietnam

The UN’s 19-member committee that oversees non-governmental organizations voted overwhelmingly to silence a human rights group fighting oppression in Vietnam, in violation of the UN’s own

Issue 487: Iran sweeps coveted UN rights posts

Iran sweeps coveted UN rights posts Also elected: Russia, China, genocidal Sudan, Cuba, Pakistan, Turkey, slave-holding Mauritania NGOs protest “Black Day for Human Rights” Impact: Iran Rejects