Issue 607: U.N. Dictators & Their Apologists

 Wall Street Journal TV Interview: “U.N. Dictators & Their Apologists” Saudi Arabia, China, Russia, Cuba seek re-election to UNHRC AGAIN: Swiss nominate Jean Ziegler to be UN rights expert—even though he was the UN agent of serial rapist Muammar Qaddafi CLICK FOR VIDEO  GENEVA, Sept. 21, 2016 …

Issue 606: Chicago Declares “Hillel Neuer Day”, Recognizes UN Watch Work for Peace, Justice & Human Rights

Edward M. Burke, Alderman and Chairman of the Chicago City Council Committee on Finance, presents UN Watch Executive Director Hillel Neuer with a resolution declaring Sept. 15, 2016, to be Hillel Neuer Day. In honor of the visit by the executive director of UN Watch, the Chicago City Council adopted a resolution …

Issue 600: UN Watch is hiring; Turkey purges thousands

UN Watch is Hiring Morris B. Abram Graduate Fellowship Applications: Due by July 31st  Reminder: Recent college graduates with degrees in international relations or related fields have until July 31st to apply for a prestigious one-year paid fellowship with UN Watch in Geneva. The total value of the stipend is …

Issue 596: UN Watch in the House of Lords: Assessing UNHRC’s 1st decade

UN Watch Director Speaks in British House of Lords “First Decade of the UN Human Rights Council: An Assessment” UN Watch Executive Director Hillel Neuer  spoke in the House of Lords of the British Parliament on Monday. The event was hosted by Baroness Ruth Deech and the Henry Jackson Society. Click …

Issue 592: World Leaders Urged to Endorse Appeal for Amnesty of Political Prisoners as UN Human Rights Council Celebrates 10th Anniversary on Monday

GENEVA, June 10, 2016 — UN Watch today called on UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, UN human rights high commissioner Zeid Ra’ad Zeid Al-Hussein, U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power and EU foreign affairs commissioner Federica Mogherini to endorse an appeal to all 47 member states of the UN Human Rights Council …

Issue 590: Has the UN Human Rights Council Become Frankenstein?

Op-ed by UN Watch executive director Hillel Neuer in this weekend’s Friday edition of the Jerusalem Post, based on testimony delivered at the U.S. Congress last week. Has the UN Human Rights Council Become Frankenstein?  By Hillel C. Neuer  Seventy years ago this week, in the aftermath of the Nazi …