ICJ joins call for UN action on reprisals

The ICJ has joined other NGOs in calling on the UN Human Rights Council and states to take more effective measures to prevent and respond to reprisals against human rights defenders and others who cooperate with the United Nations.

The full statement, which was delivered by the International Service for Human Rights (ISHR) during the Human Rights Council session in Geneva, may be downloaded in PDF format:

UN-HRC30-JointOralStatementReprisals-Advocacy-Nonlegal submissions-2015-ENG

AdvocacyNon-legal submissions