Call for NGOs: Right to life – new general comment (UN HRCtee)

The UN Human Rights Committee is working now on a new draft of its General Comment on the right to life. General Comments provide the official interpretation of the ICCPR provisions, and they are used by all actors involved, including the Committee itself, civil society and State parties. The idea of this specific general comment […]

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Adoption of General Recommendation No. 35 on Gender-based Violence against Women, Updating General Recommendation No. 19

On behalf of the Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, We are pleased to share with you the advanced, unedited text of the GR. We hope you can help us disseminate it and make of it an effective tool for enhanced protection of women and girls from all forms of […]

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