UN Human Rights Council Appoints Members of Commission of Inquiry on Eritrea

By UN Human Rights Council, THE President of the Human Rights Council, Ambassador Baudelaire Ndong Ella (Gabon), announced today the appointment of Mike Smith of Australia and Victor Dankwa of Ghana who will join Sheila B. Keetharuth, the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Eritrea, to serve as the members of the commission […]

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Rapporteur to Lead UN Commission of Inquiry on Eritrea?

By UN Watch, THE 47 member states of the UN Human Rights Council are expected to vote in favor or against creating a commission of inquiry into the alleged human rights abuses in Eritrea, as proposed in a draft resolution, sponsored by Somalia, that is slated for a vote today. If adopted, the resolution would “strongly […]

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