United Nations Human Rights Council

  • UNHRC: Ashwini K.P. becomes 1st Indian to be appointed Independent Expert on racism

    The United Nations Human Rights Council appointed the first Asian and first Indian as an independent experts on racism and related intolerance. Dr Ashwini’s appointment has been officially made at the UNHRC’s session which concluded in Geneva on October 7....

    Published On October 25th, 2022
  • UN Slams Sri-Lanka’s Human Rights Record

    The United Nations Human Rights Council on May 27 passed a deeply flawed resolution on Sri Lanka that ignores calls for an international investigation into alleged abuses during recent fighting and other pressing human rights concerns, Human Rights Watch said....

    Published On September 7th, 2022