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Communications report to session 40 of the Human Rights Council, communications sent from 01 Jun 2018 to 30 Nov 2018 and their replies received until 31 Jan 2019. Some names of individuals or other information have been rendered anonymous or otherwise unidentifiable.
Date, Country,
Type and
ref. no. of
communication
Mandates Summary Replies
received
    26 Sep 2018
    Iran (Islamic Republic of)
    JUA
  • arbitrary Detention
  • cultural rights
  • freedom of opinion and expression
  • human rights defenders
  • independence of judges and lawyers
  • Islamic Republic of Iran
  • torture
  • violence against women
  • women in law and in practice
Information received concerning the reported arrest and arbitrary detention of human rights defenders Ms. Hoda Amid, Ms. Najmeh Vahedi and Ms. Rezvaneh Mohammadi, by the Iranian authorities, as well as the continued detention and aggravated charges brought against human rights defender Ms. Nasrin Sotoudeh, and the subsequent arrest of her husband, Mr. Reza Khandan.
Alleged victims: 5
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    25 Sep 2018
    Paraguay
    AL
  • independence of judges and lawyers
Información recibida en relación con el inicio de un procedimiento de acusación ante el Jurado de Enjuiciamiento de Magistrados (JEM) contra los magistrados que resolvieron el Recurso Extraordinario de Casación en el asunto conocido como “Caso Curuguaty”.
Alleged victims: 3
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23 Nov 2018
    21 Sep 2018
    Italy
    AL
  • housing
Information received concerning the alleged intention to forcibly evict the Mokthari family from their home and to an increasing number of forced evictions.
Alleged victims: -
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    21 Sep 2018
    Kenya
    JAL
  • arbitrary Detention
  • health
  • migrants
  • sexual orientation and gender identity
  • torture
  • water and sanitation
Information received concerning allegations of acts of violence, harassment and discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) refugees living in Kenya and their arbitrary arrests, detention, and ill-treatment. Allegations received also pertain to the lack of access to food and other basic necessities by the refugees while in detention and in Kakuma camp, as well as to the lack of appropriate access to HIV/AIDS-related prevention and care.
Alleged victims: 25
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    21 Sep 2018
    Netherlands
    JAL
  • African Descent
  • racism
Information received concerning a case of alleged racial discrimination in the child welfare system, and lack of judicial review, which has led to the unnecessary forced removal and continued separation of seven children from their parents who are refugees of African descent living in the Netherlands.
Alleged victims: 9
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24 Sep 2018
25 Oct 2018
25 Oct 2018
25 Oct 2018
25 Oct 2018
    21 Sep 2018
    Other actors
    JAL
  • arbitrary Detention
  • health
  • migrants
  • sexual orientation and gender identity
  • torture
  • water and sanitation
Information received concerning allegations of acts of violence, harassment, and discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) refugees living in Kenya and their arbitrary arrests, detention, and ill-treatment. Allegations received also pertain to the lack of access to food and other basic necessities by the refugees while in detention and in Kakuma camp, as well as to the lack of appropriate access to HIV/AIDS-related prevention and care.
Alleged victims: -
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21 Nov 2018
    20 Sep 2018
    Haiti
    JAL
  • freedom of opinion and expression
  • freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • human rights defenders
Informations reçues concernant des allégations de menaces de mort que M. Jean Nazaire Gentil aurait reçues de la part d’une autorité publique locale pour ses activités de journalisme, ainsi que l’échec de la part des autorités judiciaires de mener une enquête appropriée sur ces allegations.
Alleged victims: 1
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    18 Sep 2018
    Guatemala
    AL
  • independence of judges and lawyers
Información recibida en relación con el presunto incumplimiento de las obligaciones estatales de proteger, respetar y garantizar la independencia judicial en el país, así como de asegurar un entorno propicio y seguro para la labor de jueces y juezas, magistrados y magistradas.
Alleged victims: 1
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    18 Sep 2018
    Mozambique
    JOL
  • freedom of opinion and expression
  • freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
Information received concerning media decree 40/2018, issued by the Council of Ministers, which came into force on 22 August 2018, and imposing exorbitant fees on local and foreign media operating in the country.
Alleged victims: -
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    18 Sep 2018
    Other actors
    JOL
  • arbitrary Detention
  • disappearances
  • human rights defenders
  • international solidarity
  • migrants
  • racism
  • torture
  • trafficking in persons
Concerns regarding current discussions on the reform of the European migration and asylum system.
Alleged victims: -
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