Tagged: UN human rights

Symposium at the World Conference on Tobacco or Health 2015

May 6, 2015 | | Say something

Four panelists, Mira Aghi, Mark Spires, Yvette van der Ejik, and Kelsey Romeo-Stuppy spoke about different aspects of the human rights based approach to tobacco control. Mira Aghi (India) presented on the exploitation of bidi rollers by the industry. She highlighted the financial, health and education struggles faced by the bidi rollers, the large majority […more]

Working with the United Nations Human Rights Programme: A Handbook for Civil Society

May 6, 2015 | | Say something

The essential reference to understanding what UN human rights mechanisms are and how to contribute to and benefit from their work. Visit the OHCHR website Download the handbook