¿El secretario general de la ONU, António Guterres, está comprometido con los derechos humanos?

by Marc Limon, Executive Director of the Universal Rights Group Blog, Blog

Gran parte de las críticas contra el SG de la ONU, Guterres, por su “silencio” en materia de derechos humanos no tienen fundamento; en realidad, está haciendo un esfuerzo de buena fe, junto con la alta comisionada Bachelet, para equilibrar los aspectos diplomáticos públicos y privados de su mandato. ¿El secretario general de la ONU, António Guterres, realmente está comprometido …

Shedding light on the current status of the UN's Human Rights Up Front initiative.

Policy or aspiration: shedding light on the current status of the UN’s Human Rights Up Front initiative

by Danica Damplo, Universal Rights Group NYC and Rodrigo Saad, former Universal Rights Group - NYC Más allá del Consejo, Policy reports, Universal Rights Group NYC

The question of ‘what happened to Human Rights up Front’ is an oft-repeated refrain in meetings with New York civil society. However, little consistent and clear information has been provided by the UN secretariat on the status of the initiative. This has led many inside and outside the system to claim that the initiative is dead or reconfigured beyond recognition. …