GENEVA/ADDIS ABABA (25 July 2022) – Members of the UN Worldwide Fee of Human Rights Consultants on Ethiopia are enterprise a go to to Ethiopia from 25 to 30 July 2022. This would be the Fee’s first go to to Ethiopia because it was established by the Geneva-based UN Human Rights Council on 17 December 2021.
The Worldwide Fee of Human Rights Consultants on Ethiopia is an unbiased physique mandated by the UN Human Rights Council to, amongst different issues, conduct a radical and neutral investigation into allegations of violations and abuses of worldwide human rights legislation and violations of worldwide humanitarian legislation and worldwide refugee legislation in Ethiopia dedicated since 3 November 2020 by all events to the battle.
The Fee’s three specialists – Ms. Kaari Betty Murungi – Chair (Kenya), Mr. Steven Ratner (USA), and Ms. Radhika Coomaraswamy (Sri Lanka) are supported by a Secretariat based mostly in Entebbe, Uganda.
Whereas in Ethiopia, the Fee will work together with a variety of interlocutors. On 30 July, the specialists will difficulty a communiqué on their go to.