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UN expert on indigenous rights to visit Philippines

A United Nations expert on the rights of indigenous peoples today announced plans to head to the Philippines on Monday to assess the situation there.

UN officials sign agreement stressing human rights in peacekeeping operations

The top United Nations officials for human rights and peacekeeping today signed a cooperative agreement that stresses respect for civil liberties as fundamental to the promotion of peace and security.

UN expert on exploitation of children to meet officials and abuse survivors in France

The United Nations human rights expert on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography will visit France next week at the invitation of the Government.