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UN High Commissioner lauds GCC for seeking to improve human rights, but insists much more needs to be done

April 19, 2010

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay on Monday said that she believed there was an “encouraging level of governmental activity to improve human rights” in the six Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) States, mainly in the areas of economic and social rights, children’s rights and human trafficking. However, there was also...
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Born August 3, 1960 in Monastir, Tunisia
Media career:
  • ABC News (Tunisia)
  • Bahrain Tribune
  • Gulf News
  • Bahrain Television News
Teaching career:
  • Monastir (Tunisia)
  • University of Bahrain
  • MA  Mass Communications, University of Leicester
  • BA  in English & US literature and studies, University of Tunis

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