Crimes of Honour UN Resolution -- 19 Languages
Publication Date:October, 2004
In October 2004 the United Nations General Assembly passed an historic Resolution on the elimination of crimes against women and girls committed in the name of honor.
Tags: 'honor' crimes, United Nations, Global
Report of the secretary general on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
Publication Date:October, 2008
The present report, submitted in accordance with General Assembly resolution 62/168, is intended to reflect the broader patterns and trends in the human rights situation in the Islamic Republic of Iran on the basis of that country’s international treaty obligations and the observations made by treaty monitoring bodies and the special procedures of the Human Rights Council.