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United Nations. Commission on Human Rights


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    • us: Centro de Derechos Humanos de la Naciones Unidas
    • us: Centro delle Nazioni Unite per i diritti umani
    • us: UNCHR
    • us: United Nations. Comisión de Derechos Humanos
    • us: United Nations. Commission des droits de l'homme
    • us: United Nations. Economic and Social Council. Commission on Human Rights
    • us: United Nations. Human Rights Commission
    • us: United Nations. Inkwŏn Wiwŏnhoe
    • us: United Nations. Komissii͡a po pravam cheloveka
    • us: United Nations. Lajnat al-Ḥuqūqīyīn al-Dawlīyah
    • us: United Nations. Ṿaʻadah li-zekhuyot ha-adam
    • us: או״ם. ועדה לזכויות האדם
    • us: أمم المتحدة. لجنة الحقوقيين الدولية
    • us: لجنة الحقوقيين الدولية
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    • found: Siyādat al-qānūn wa-ḥuqūq al-insān, 1966:t.p. (Lajnat al-Ḥuqūqīyīn al-Dawlīyah, Jinīfā)
    • found: Myanmar (Burma), 1994:t.p. (UNCHR; United Nations Commission on Human Rights)
    • found: Che 49-chʻa Yuen Inkwŏn Wiwŏnhoe chʻamga pogosŏ, 1993:t.p. (Yuen Inkwŏn Wiwŏnhoe)
    • found: Diritti umani ed istruzione penale, 1990:t.p. (UNCHR, Centro delle Nazioni Unite per i diritti umani) p. 229 (Centro de Derechos Humanos de la Naciones Unidas)
    • found: U.S. Cong. House. Comm. on International Relations. Subcomm. on Africa, Global Human Rights, and International Operations. The United Nations Human Rights Council: reform or regression, 2006:p. [i] (United Nations Human Rights Council)
    • found: Los derechos humanos civiles y políticos, en particular las cuestiones de la tortura y la detención, 1999:t.p. (Naciones Unidas, Comisión de Derechos Humanos)
    • found: Information from 678 converted Dec. 11, 2014(Appointed 2/18/46)
    • found: UN web site, UN News Centre, Feb. 12, 2007(15 Mar. 2006: in historic vote, General Assembly creates new Human Rights Council, ... a resolution setting up a new Human Rights Council to replace the much-criticized Human Rights Commission; General Assembly President noted the Council's higher status as a subsidiary body of the General Assembly ...)
    • found: United Nations, Human Rights, Office of the High Commissioner (website), viewed November 5, 2018:Who we are (Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UN Human Rights); part of the United Nations Secretariat, with headquarters in Geneva and an office in New York; the High Commissioner heads OHCHR) Brief history (the United Nations Commission on Human Rights, established in 1946 and reporting to the Economic and Social Council, was the key United Nations intergovernmental body responsible for human rights until it was replaced by the Human Rights Council in 2006)
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    • 1980-05-07: new
    • 2018-11-06: revised
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