Appendix I_Victims LoAtoSRhealth_Final_Eng LoAtoSRHRD_Final_Eng LoAtoSRtoxicwaste_Final_Eng   Letter of Allegation to the Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health     1.      Alleged Victims   -      20 previous workers at Samsung Electronics who have applied for industrial accident compensation. (Appendix 1)[1] -      Many …
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The following submission was prepared by 53 South Korean NGOs for the 14th session of the Universal Periodic Review, a process that examines the human rights records of UN Member States, and covers issues such as anti-discrimination legislation, women’s rights, capital punishment, freedom of religion, migrants’ rights, freedom of expression, etc. Click to [peekaboo name=”submission” …
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Asian NGOs Urge the New Asian Member States of the Council ‐ Malaysia, the Maldives, Qatar and Thailand to Strictly Comply with the Highest Human Rights Standards 22 June 2010, Bangkok/Geneva – The UN Human Rights Council (Council) convened its organizational meeting yesterday on its fifth annual cycle (2010‐2011) and elected Ambassador Sihasak Phuangketkeow, the …
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130 non-governmental organizations across the globe call upon the UN Human Rights Council to hold a Special Session on the current human rights catastrophe in Sri Lanka in 2009. [peekaboo name="appeal" onshow="Click to hide" onhide="Read the letter."] [peekaboo_content name="appeal"] 13 May 2009 H.E. Dr. Martin I. Uhomoibhi President of the UN Human Rights Council Fax: …
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Informal consultations of the Commission on Human Rights Palais des Nations 22 November 2005 Joint Statement of Asian NGOs on the proposed Human Rights Council We, the following Asian NGOs welcome the informal consultations of the Commission on Human Rights at the initiative of the President of the sixtieth session of the General Assembly and …
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24th May 2011 Human Rights Council Seventeenth session Agenda item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development Written statement* submitted by MINBYUN – Lawyers for a Democratic Society, a non-governmental organization in special consultative status The Secretary-General has received the following written …
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Situation of Civil and Political Rights in Republic of Korea HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE Eighty-eighth session I. INTRODUCTION 1. We, MINBYUN-Lawyers for a Democratic Society, in consultation with the Korean Human Rights Organizations Network composed of 38 human rights organizations in Republic of Korea, make this oral statement to the Human Rights Committee which will review …
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COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS Fifty-eighth session Item 11 (g) of the provisional agenda CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS, INCLUDING THE QUESTION OF: CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTION TO MILITARY SERVICE Written statement* submitted by MINBYUN-Lawyers for a Democratic Society, a non-governmental organization in special consultative status The Secretary-General has received the following written statement which is circulated in accordance …
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Joint NGO Submission The 14th Session of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Republic of Korea 23 April 2012 Submitted by The Korean NGO Coalition for the 2nd Cycle of the UPR on the Republic of Korea The 53 Korean NGOs participating in the preparation of the submission are as follows: Advocates for Public Interest Law …
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A/HRC/WG.6/2/KOR/3 25 March 2008 Summary Prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, in accordance with Paragragh 15 (C) of the annex to Human Rights Council Resolution 5/1 Republic of Korea I. BACKGROUND AND FRAMEWORK A. Scope of international obligations 1. In a joint submission, Lawyers for a Democratic Society, People’s Solidarity …
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