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The US Human Rights Network is a national network of organizations and individuals working to strengthen a human rights movement and culture within the United States, that is led by the people most directly impacted by human rights violations.
Overview: The following is a suggested template for U.S. Civil Society submissions to the UN Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent[UNWGEPAD or Working Group].
and the importance of the International Decade for People of African Descent
Participate in an informational session to understand the UN Human Rights Council and how you can participate in the three meetings annually to promote and protect human rights in the United States. The call will focus on the upcoming February - March fou
Join this free USHRN UPR Taskforce webinar to learn how you can participate at the United Nations from Community to Country to Global Civil Society.
The 125th session of the Human Rights Committee will take place in Geneva, Palais Wilson, from 4 to 29 March 2019.
Join the USHRN for a live webinar on the 63rd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW).
A briefing with Mr. Craig Mokhiber, the Director of the New York Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (NYOHCHR)
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Join the US Human Rights Network to find out more about using human rights to fight for justice.
Roberto Borrero (Taíno), Director of International Mechanisms, presents to the audience of congressional staffers as moderator and USHRN board member, Marcia Johnson-Blanco listens.
A briefing on January 28, 2019, where experts and advocates will discuss the implications of the UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights' 2018 report on the work of the 116th Congress to address poverty and inequality in the United States.
The US Human Rights Network ICCPR Taskforce organized various initiatives, which helped to mobilize successful Civil Society engagement with the United Nations Human Rights Committee which monitors compliance ICCPR.