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DGRU’s work with the visiting Zimbabwe JSC delegation

DGRU hosted a delegation from the Zimbabwean Judicial Service Commission. The Zimbabwean JSC has been experiencing some challenges in exercising its mandate under the new Constitution.

Publication Date:
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 08:45
Special Rapporteur (Rashida Manjoo) on violence against women finalizes country mission to Sudan

KHARTOUM (24 May 2015) – At the end of a twelve day mission to the Republic of Sudan, which took her to Khartoum, States of North and West Darfur and North Kordofan, Ms. Rashida Manjoo, United Nations Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences, delivered the following statement.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 08:45
Official visit to South Africa cancelled due to lack of confirmation of dates - UN human rights expert: Rashida Manjoo

GENEVA (11 May 2015) – The United Nations Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences, Rashida Manjoo, today announced the cancelation of her planned official visit to South Africa for lack of confirmation of dates by the Government for the information-gathering mission.

 

Publication Date:
Monday, May 18, 2015 - 11:45
Violence against women: UN human rights expert in first official visit to the Sudan in a decade

GENEVA (8 May 2015) – United Nations Special Rapporteur Rashida Manjoo will visit the Sudan from 13 to 24 May 2015 to examine the overall situation of violence against women and girls in the country, and gather first-hand information from victims of violence.

 “I will meet with those involved in fighting violence against women in the country, to assess the situation in conflict and non-conflict areas, including violence against refugee and internally displaced women,” Ms. Manjoo said announcing the first visit to the Sudan since 2005* by an independent expert charged by the UN Human Rights Council to monitor, report and advise on the situation of women and violence around the world.

Publication Date:
Monday, May 18, 2015 - 11:45

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