Archive for May, 2008

On World Press Freedom Day, UN independent expert calls for end to censorship

3rd May 2008 Uncategorized

The following statement was released by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression, Mr. Ambeyi Ligabo, on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day. (more…)

Include marginalized groups in efforts to solve food crisis says Arbour

1st May 2008 Uncategorized

GENEVA — The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Louise Arbour, today joined the Secretary-General in urging the international community to respond promptly and effectively to the crisis generated by the rapid growth in food prices around the world. (more…)