The Right to Name And Shame: An Analysis of the Tenure of Former UN High Commissioner Louise Arbour with Recommendations for New High Commissioner Navanethem Pillay

Summary   Click for Full Report (PDF) The new appointment of Navanethem Pillay as UN High Commissioner for Human Rights is an opportunity to reflect upon the requirements, responsibilities and priorities of an international position that stands on the front lines of the struggle for the idea of universally …

New Report Gives UN Rights Chief Mixed Reviews on Confronting Rights Violators

PRESS RELEASE For media inquiries, please telephone +41-22-734-1472 or click here. 48-page study disproves “inflated claims” of Arbour critics and defenders Voir la version française ci-dessous  Executive Summary Geneva, August 4, 2008 — A new study on Louise Arbour’s performance as UN …

New Report Gives UN Rights Chief Mixed Reviews on Confronting Rights Violators

PRESS RELEASE 48-page study disproves “inflated claims” of Arbour critics and defenders Geneva, August 4, 2008  — A new study on Louise Arbour’s performance as UN rights chief gives her mixed reviews on confronting violators, and urges her replacement, Navanethem Pillay, to adopt a …

New Report Gives Louise Arbour Mixed Reviews on Confronting Rights Violators

PRESS RELEASE 48-page study disproves “inflated claims” of Arbour critics and defenders Geneva, August 4, 2008  — A new study on Louise Arbour’s performance as UN rights chief gives her mixed reviews on confronting violators, and urges her replacement, Navanethem Pillay, to adopt a …

Issue 178: Alfred Moses Op-Ed on Durban II, Report on Louise Arbour, Qaddafi Jr. Arrested for Beating Maid

Will Durban II be a replay of racist Durban I? Aug. 4, 2008 Op-Ed by Alfred H. Moses, UN Watch Chair Is the United Nations’ follow-up to the racist 2001 Durban World Conference Against Racism headed for the same fate? Perhaps. In response to the newly released UN blueprint for next April’s Durban II in …