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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MIMBYUN-Lawyers for a Democratic Society Korea Solidarity for Conscientious Objection (KSCO) Korean Government cancelled Alternative Civilian Service Report to the United Nations Human Rights Council 10th Session (2-27 March 2009) Item 3 ; WG Arbitrary Detention  Table of Contents  Executive Summary……………………………………………………………………………….. 3 1. Outline of Military Service Regulations……………………………………………….. 5 2. Conscientious Objection to Military Service……………………………………………. …
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Joint oral statement delivered by Mr. Young-seok Chang on behalf of MINBYUN-Lawyers for a Democratic Society and PSPD-People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy[1] 10th Session of the UN Human Rights Council Item 3: Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on adequate housing as a component of the right to an adequate standard of living, Ms. Raquel …
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HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Tenth session Agenda item 4 Human Rights Situation in South Korea1 1. MINBYUN-Lawyers for a Democratic Society, a non-governmental organization in special consultative, wishes draw the attention of the 10th session of Human Rights Council to the deteriorating human rights situation in South Korea since February 2008. 2. The South Korean government …
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HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Eleventh session Agenda item 4   22 May 2009 Human Rights Situation in the Republic of Korea[1]  MINBYUN – Lawyers for a Democratic Society wishes to draw the attention of the 11th session of Human Rights Council to the situation in the Republic of Korea, in which a number of human rights …
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E/CN.4/2002/NGO/126 COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS Fifty-eighth session Item 11 (g) of the provisional agenda 1. MINBYUN-Lawyers for a Democratic Society was established in 1988 to contribute the democratization of Korean society. Since then, MINBYUN has worked to improve human rights conditions in legal area, and defended the political prisoners who were particularly arrested in violation …
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Thirteenth session Agenda item 4 Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention 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 with Economic and Social Council resolution 1996/31. [15 February 2010] * This written …
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A/HRC/7/NGO/30 22 February 2008 HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Seventh 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 statement …
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This statement is made on behalf of 269 non-governmental organisations. It cannot be made on behalf of all non-governmental organisations because we have no authority to do so. During the 60 years of the Commission on Human Rights, non-governmental organisations have played, in the words of the General Assembly, “an important role at the national, …
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The 59th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights (Geneva, March 17 to April 25, 2003) NGO Joint Statement (Final version) Geneva, March 25, 2003 1. We, the undersigned Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in consultative status with the UN Economic Social Council (ECOSOC), condemn the illegal invasion of Iraq by the United States of America …
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