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15 Oct 2020- 08:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden An international panel gathered virtually to discuss human rights-based water resources management and water security at a webinar on 13 October, which was organised by the UN Development Pro ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/15/2020 - 08:53
24 Sep 2020- 07:54 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM Water Governance Facility The UNDP-SIWI Water Governance Facility is hosting a high-level webinar (13 Oct) bringing together two UN experts –Dr Léo Heller, Special Rapporteur on “the Human Rights to Water ...
Local Press Report - 09/25/2020 - 08:10
24 Aug 2020- 23:49 by Staff- Water Diplomat Santiago, Chile A strongly worded statement from the UN has requested the Chilean government to “clarify” its choice to place economic development ahead of human rights, identifying controversial agriculture and ...
Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:23
20 May 2016- 09:00 by Local Press Report SAN SALVADOR teleSUR Water rights defenders in El Salvador have garnered international support for their years-long fight for a proposed General Water Law as a United Nations envoy urged the country to adopt the la ...
Local Press Report - 05/20/2016 - 09:00
UN Special Rapporteur to Prepare Report on Development Cooperation and Human Rights to Water, Sanitation
9 Feb 2016- 10:32 by Local Press Report GENEVA Transnational Institute UN Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation is preparing a report on development cooperation and the human rights to water and sanitation. The focus ...
Local Press Report - 02/09/2016 - 10:32
UN Special Rapporteur Calls on Brazil to Ensure Human Right to Safe Water Following Tailings Dam Disaster
9 Dec 2015- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland UN Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation Léo Heller this week called on the Brazilian government to address the ongoing effects of last month’s tailings ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/09/2015 - 10:04
5 Nov 2015- 09:11 by Local Press Report GENEVA United Nations Office of the Human Commissioner for Human Rights United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human right to water and sanitation Léo Heller will visit Botswana from 9 to 17 November 2015. The Spe ...
Local Press Report - 11/05/2015 - 09:11
27 Oct 2015- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein has called on governments around the world to acknowledge safe drinking water and sanitation as human rights, ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/27/2015 - 10:45
13 Aug 2015- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan Tajikistan has made progress in reforming its water sector and in drawing attention to water issues worldwide, but the country must make efforts to improve sanitation, Léo Heller, the UN’s ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2015 - 10:14
5 Aug 2015- 09:56 by Local Press Report DUSHANBE Khovar The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan Sirodjidin Aslov received here on Monday UN Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation Leo Heller. Accor ...
Local Press Report - 08/05/2015 - 09:57