HRC 42 Side Event: Ending reprisals – Discussion with human rights defenders and experts
13 September 2019 5:07 pm

 

This event seeks to provide a space for human rights defenders and experts to shed light on the nature and extent of reprisals and intimidation against those cooperating with the UN; discuss and expand on the Secretary-General’s report;¬†and consider efforts to date to address reprisals and intimidation against those cooperating with the UN as well as ways to further develop and strengthen policies and practices to prevent and address reprisals.

Please join us at this event with panellists:

  • Andrew Gilmour, United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights
  • Bahey Eldin Hassan, Director of the Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies
  • Wai Wai Nu, Women Peace Network, Burma/Myanmar

Moderator:

  • Phil Lynch, ISHR Director

Sincerely,
ISHR Team

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