Articles Posted in the " UN " Category

  • Minority Rights

    Minority Rights

    International Standards and Guidance for Implementation. Since country engagement and a human rights-based approach constitute key elements in identifying durable solutions to address the plight of minorities, this publication was prepared by OHCHR to raise additional awareness, among its staff and colleagues in...


  • Realizing the Future We Want for All

    Realizing the Future We Want for All

    Report to the Secretary-General. The purpose of a global development agenda is to provide guidance for priority setting at all levels (global, regional, national and sub-national). Such an agenda should help create an enabling environment to meet shared objectives, support...


  • Education First

    Education First

    An initiative of the United Nations Secretary-General. It is time for the international community to face the fact that we have a crisis in education. We must be clear that if children are forced out of school, their governments and communities are...


  • OHCHR Indigenous Peoples and Minorities Section Newsletter

    OHCHR Indigenous Peoples and Minorities Section Newsletter

    Information on OHCHR Activities: Indigenous Peoples Minorities Common Activities General Updates Events Download PDF


  • The Central Role of Education in the Millennium Development Goals

    The Central Role of Education in the Millennium Development Goals

    2010 MDG Summit High-level Round-table 22 September, 2010, United Nations, New York The set of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) formulated in 2000 with targets for 2015 crystallized the growing consensus which emerged during the 1990s, namely, that poverty reduction and...