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Meeting of the high-level Advisory Group on rule of law and access to justice
11 July 2016

At the meeting on July 11 the high–level Advisory Group discusses the roadmap for the development of a programme document in the field of rule of law and access to justice in Belarus.
imageSanaka Samarasinha: statement at the opening of the International Forum of Women Leaders Equal Opportunities for a Better Future
21 June 2016
WHO validates elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis in Armenia, Belarus and the Republic of Moldova
08 June 2016
United Nations agencies congratulate Belarus for eliminating mother-to-child transmission of both HIV and syphilis and Armenia and the Republic of Moldova for eliminating mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis, respectively. During a ceremony in New York City, elimination validation certificates were presented to the ministers of health of the three European countries, who were attending the United Nations General Assembly High-level Meeting on ending AIDS.
The UN Representative told TUT.BY what progress with human rights in Belarus to expect
27 April 2016
The adoption of the National Action Plan on Human Rights; the study on the experience of other countries  in relation to an Ombudsman; in–depth dialogue on the death penalty; the ratification of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the three–million project on improving the professionalism of local officials. All these steps are expected to be taken by the Belarusian authorities in the near future to improve the human rights situation in the country, the UN Resident Coordinator in Belarus Sanaka Samarasinha told TUT.BY in an interview.

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Secretary-General's message on World Day against Trafficking in Persons
30 July 2016
All over the world, tens of millions of people are desperately seeking refuge, many of them far from home and even farther from safety.  Migrants and refugees face imposing physical obstacles and bureaucratic barriers. Sadly, they are also vulnerable to human rights violations and exploitation by human traffickers.
wtisd16.png17 May 2016, World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD 2016)
19 May 2016
In 2016, World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD-2016) will focus on the theme: “ICT entrepreneurship for social impact”, in accordance with Resolution 68 and as endorsed by ITU Council 2015.
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) pride march. Photo: OHCHR/Joseph SmidaInternational Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia
17 May 2016
On May 17, 2016 the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia is marked.
The United Nations called on the global community to take action to ensure that all people have an equal right to live healthy lives free from violence, persecution, stigma, and discrimination
Refugees and migrants: a crisis of solidarity
06 May 2016
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