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HRC 50, Human Rights Council, Research, Special Procedures, Submissions

HRC50: Submission to the Independent Expert on protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity

A submission from Impact Iran and OutRight Action International, to the questionnaire issued by the Independent Expert on protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, for the report he will present to the Human Rights Council in June 2022. Read the ...

Advocacy, English, General Assembly and Third Committee

Joint civil society letter calling on UN member states to support the resolution on human rights in Iran at the UNGA

TO: All Permanent Missions to the United Nations in New York Your Excellencies, The undersigned national, regional and international civil society organizations urge your government to support draft resolution A/C.3/76/L.28 on the promotion and protection of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran, which is presented to the Third ...

Legislation Monitor, Research

Legislation Monitor: Latest on the Internet Bill

Legislation Monitor دیده‌بان قانونگذاری ⬥ Latest on the Internet Bill In the first working week of the Persian new year, a group of MPs (185  representatives) signed a letter asking the parliament to reconsider its previous vote and return the consideration of this bill to standard procedure.[1] Last year, in ...

Advocacy, English,

Impact Iran Coalition Statement on Human Rights and the JCPOA

As talks around the nuclear deal conclude in Vienna, “human rights are non-negotiable” While we applaud the European Parliament for recently adopting a strong resolution on the death penalty in Iran, we are concerned that the European Union (EU) and other negotiators in Vienna are being invited to compromise on ...

Advocacy, Human Rights Council, Persian, Special Procedures

تلاش ایران برای اجتناب از مسئولیت‌پذیری از طریق بازدید یکی از گزارشگران سازمان ملل

در حالی که مقامات ایران فردا آماده استقبال از گزارشگر ویژه سازمان ملل در موضوع اقدامات اجباری یک‌جانبه می‌شوند[1]، ما تلاش دولت ایران در استفاده‌ی کلبی‌مسلکانه از نظام نظارت حقوق بشر سازمان ملل برای پرت کردن توجه‌ها از کارنامه آن در زمینه نقض حقوق بشر، که به شکل گسترده ثبت ...

Advocacy, Submissions

Recent Impact Iran HRC Submissions

Year Authors Subject Link 2020 The Advocates for Human Rights The World Coalition Against the Death Penalty Iran Human Rights Impact Iran ECPM ICCPR ⬤ 2020 Abdorrahman Boroumand Center Iran Human Rights Documentation Center Impact Iran Human Rights Activists in Iran Right to a Fair Trial ⬤ Due Process 2020 ...

UPCOMING EVENTS

(all times in EST)

08 07 22
  • Human Rights Council - Conclusion of 50th Session

    08 07 22

11 07 22
  • World Population Day (A/RES/45/216)

    11 07 22

30 07 22
  • International Day of Friendship (A/RES/65/275)

    30 07 22

  • World Day against Trafficking in Persons (A/RES/68/192)

    30 07 22