The Assembly and Association Briefing, Vol. 3, No. 5 (Issue 22) – July-August 2016

Aug 23 2016

UNSR Maina Kiai newsletter - Vol. 3, No. 5 cover 500Issue No. 22 of the Assembly and Association Briefing, the newsletter of Maina Kiai, UN Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association.

In this issue:

  • • USA visit: Inequality casts dark shadow over assembly and association rights
  • • UN experts urge Turkey to adhere to its human rights obligations even in time of declared emergency
  • • Bill threatens expressive freedom in Maldives, expert warns
  • • Israel: UN experts caution against NGO law
  • • Rights experts condemn killing of Cambodian political analyst Kem Ley
  • • “End police impunity” – alarm over pattern of extrajudicial killings in Kenya
  • • Bahrain urged to end ‘systematic’ persecution of Shia
  • • Expert urges Thailand to ensure free debate ahead of constitutional referendum
  • • China: stop ill-treatment of Guo Feixiong
  • • Assembly & association rights: By the numbers
  • • Special Rapporteur news in brief: July-August 2016
  • • World briefing: Assembly & association rights in the news

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The Assembly and Association Briefing, Vol. 3, No. 2 (Issue 19) (Feb.-March 2016)

The Assembly and Association Briefing, Vol. 3, No. 3 (Issue 20) (April 2016)

The Assembly and Association Briefing, Vol. 3, No. 4 (Issue 21) (May-June 2016)

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