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A/HRC/WG.6/2/KOR/2 Human Rights Council Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review Second Session http://minbyun.org/?module=file&act=procFileDownload&file_srl=19791&sid=279785d90819ea8ed8b061e04e6c6c1f

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Republic of Korea   We would like to bring your attention to the following excerpts, taken directly from Treaty Body Concluding Observations and Special Procedure reports, relating to issues of interest and concern to UNHCR with regards to Republic of Korea. Treaty Body Concluding Observations CRC/C/15/Add.197 32nd Session 18 …
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Introduction 1. The National Human Rights Commission of the Republic of Korea (hereinafter NHRCK) hereby submits information on human rights situations in the Republic of Korea (hereinafter ROK), in particular, for the 4 years from 2004 to 2007, taking note of the UN HRC Resolution 5/1, 15(a). The NHRCK is an A-accredited national human rights …
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Submission by Amnesty International Republic of Korea Universal Periodic Review Second session of the UPR Working Group   Key Words: death penalty, national security, migrant workers. In this submission, Amnesty International provides information under sections B, C and D (as stipulated in the General Guidelines for the Preparation of Information under the Universal Periodic Review):1 …
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Submission by the Asian Legal Resource Centre to the Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review on human rights in the Republic of Korea document id: ALRC-UPR-2-004-2008 Hong Kong, January 2008 1. The Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC), an NGO with general consultative ECOSOC status, wishes to make a brief, non-exhaustive submission concerning one recent and …
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Global Initiative to End Corporal Punishment of Children–January 2008

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Global Initiative to End Corporal Punishment of Children Briefing for the Human Rights Council for the Republic of Korea’s UPR Corporal punishment of children breaches their rights to respect for human dignity and physical integrity and to equal protection under the law. It is recognised by the Committee on the Rights of the Child and …
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Review of Korea Women’s Human Rights (2008)

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Korean Women’s Association United (KWAU) Review of Korea Women’s Human Rights 1. Introduction As a former CEO and candidate of an opposition party won the 17th presidential election of South Korea in 2007, efficiency and market-driven political philosophy are becoming predominant in the name of pragmatism. Particularly, government ministries are eliminated or consolidated in an …
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  Joint NGO Written Information Second Session of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Republic of Korea 25 January 2008 Submitted by MINBYUN-Lawyers for a Democratic Society, PSPD-People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy, Korea Women’s Association United (KWAU), Korean Progressive Network Jinbonet, NGOs in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the Untied Nations …
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A/HRC/8/40–May 29, 2008

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A/HRC/8/40 29 May 2008 Human Rights Council Eighth Session Agenda item 6   Universal Periodic Review Report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review–Republic of Korea Introduction 1. The Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review (UPR), established in accordance with Human Rights Council resolution 5/1 of 18 June 2007, held its second …
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