Wikileaks: World Food Program told Kofi Annan of UN Hunger Expert’s “Profoundly Immoral” Actions “Harming Lives of the Hungry”

NGO urges Ban Ki-moon, Navi Pillay and Olivier de Schutter to speak out GENEVA, October 24 — A Wikileaks cable circulated for the first time today reveals that Kofi Annan was in possesson of an urgent World Food Program request to remove a UN Human Rights Council’s expert on hunger because he was …

Report: How Richard Falk Misuses his UN Human Rights Council Mandate to Promote the 9/11 Conspiracy Theory

GENEVA, Oct. 20 – UN Watch today issued the following report, urging UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, UN rights chief Navi Pillay, the U.S. and the EU to call on Richard Falk to resign. Today the UN General Assembly will give its podium to Richard Falk, the UN Human Rights Council’s expert on Palestine. …

Sderot Victim to UN: “Are Human Rights for Some, But Not Others?”

Organized by UN Watch, Liraz Madmony, a 23-year-old law student from Sderot, Israel, addressed the UN Human Rights Council Special Session on Gaza, held on January 9-12, 2009. Following below are the video and text of the speech, delivered on behalf of the European Union of Jewish Students (EUJS) Thank you, Mr. …

“SPECIAL SITTING OF U.N. COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS ON SITUATION IN OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORY FOLLOWING THE KILLING OF SHEIKH YASSIN”

GENEVA, 24 MARCH 2004 See full summary of debate below See other UN statements:  by Kofi Anan and by Acting UN rights chief Bertrand Ramcharan. Click here for summary of comments by international agencies and the 23 March 2004 UNCHR vote to hold the urgent session below UN Watch Testimony Delivered by Executive …