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Nobel Laureate Shirin Ebadi: Iran Has Not Kept Its Promises

In the final video of this series, Nobel Laureate Shirin Ebadi draws attention to Iran’s upcoming Universal Periodic Review (UPR) at the UN Human Rights Council on October 31, 2104, confronting Iran’s human rights violations through personal accounts.

An analysis of Iran’s UPR commitments is available at http://ImpactIran.org and http://UPRIran.org.

*the hunger strike mentioned by Dr. Ebadi has ended after pleas by human rights defenders, with the strikers in poor health.

UPCOMING EVENTS

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  • International Day of Persons with Disabilities (A/RES/47/3)

    03 12 22

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  • International Anti-Corruption Day (A/RES/58/4)

    09 12 22

  • International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime (A/RES/69/323)

    09 12 22

10 12 22
  • Human Rights Day (A/RES/423 (V))

    10 12 22

18 12 22
  • Arabic Language Day

    18 12 22

  • International Migrants Day (A/RES/55/93)

    18 12 22

20 12 22
  • International Human Solidarity Day (A/RES/60/209)

    20 12 22

27 12 22
  • International Day of Epidemic Preparedness (A/RES/75/27)

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