International Organizations

Commission of Inquiry on Syria Releases Report Detailing International Law Violations (September 6, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On September 6, 2017, the Human Rights Council released a report of the Independent Inte

UN Releases Revised Minnesota Protocol on the Investigation of Potentially Unlawful Death (May 24, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On May 24, 2017, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) released the

United Nations Conference Adopts Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (July 7, 2017)

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Caitlin Behles

On July 7, 2017, a conference of states at the United Nations adopted the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.

UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan Issues Report on Attacks in Mirza Olang Village (August 20, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On August 20, 2017, the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) released a special 

UN Security Council Passes Resolution Strengthening Sanctions Against North Korea (August 5, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On August 5, 2017, the UN Security Council passed Resolution 2371, which strengthened the sanctions

UN Security Council Passes Resolution Affirming Commitment to Combatting Terrorism (July 20, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On July 20, 2017, the UN Security Council passed a resolution reaffirming its resolve to combat ter

UN Security Council Passes Resolution Extending Sanctions in Libya and Adding Attacks Against UN Personnel to Sanctions Criteria (June 29, 2017)

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Caitlin Behles

On June 29, 2017, the UN Security Council passed a resolution extend until November 15, 2018 the m

UN Human Rights Council Adopts Resolution to Send International Experts to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (June 23, 2017)

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Caitlin Behles

On June 23, 2017, the United Nations Human Rights Council adopted a resolution directing the UN High C

United Nations Security Council Passes Resolution Urging Use of New International Framework to Counter Terrorist Narratives (May 24, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On May 24, 2017, the Security Council passed a resolution that featured a new framework developed

United Nations Security Council Passes Resolution on the Situation in Abyei (May 15, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On May 15, 2017, the Security Council adopted a resolution extending the mandate of the United Nat