Outrage: U.N. Elects Genocidal Sudan to Top Human Rights Body

PRESS RELEASE NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2012 — UN Watch, the Geneva-based non-governmental human rights group, called on UN chief Ban Ki-moon, rights commissioner Navi Pillay, U.S. Ambassador Susan Rice and the EU’s Catherine Ashton to condemn today’s U.N. election of “genocidal, misogynistic and repressive” …

Issue 390: U.N. Elects Genocidal Sudan to Top Human Rights Body * U.S., EU, U.N. Leaders are Silent

U.N. ELECTS GENOCIDAL SUDAN TO TOP HUMAN RIGHTS BODY UN Watch Urges U.S., EU, U.N. Chief to Speak Out     U.N. Elects Al-Bashir’s Genocidal Sudan to Top Rights Body NEW YORK, Nov. 8 – UN Watch, the Geneva-based non-governmental human rights group, urged UN chief Ban Ki-moon, rights …

EVALUATION OF CANDIDATES FOR 2013-2015 MEMBERSHIP ON THE UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

For presentation at United Nations Headquarters, New York, Nov. 8, 2012 Executive Summary This report evaluates the countries that have submitted candidacies for the Nov. 12, 2012 election of 18 new members to the UN Human Rights Council. To evaluate qualifications we applied the membership criteria established by …