Category Archives: UN Special Rapporteur

Act to End Attacks on Health Workers – Expert’s Report Urges Expanding Monitoring, Ending Impunity

The United Nations General Assembly and Human Rights Council should act on the report by the UN special rapporteur on the right to health about attacks against health workers and services, the Safeguarding Health in Conflict Coalition said today. The

BRICS To Fight For Medicine As ‘Human Right’

Taking the fight for access to affordable medicines a step further, developing countries including India may join hands to propose a resolution on access to medicines at the ongoing session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) this week.

Opening Statement by Mr. Anand Grover, UN Special Rapporteur on the right to health in the Human Rights Council Session on the Rights of the Child

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Check against delivery  Statement by Mr. Anand Grover Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health  22nd session of the Human Rights Council Human rights Council Annual Full-day

Country mission to Japan by the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to health to investigate into the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Accident

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to health, Anand Grover, conducted an eleven-day country mission to Japan-from 15 to 26 November- at the invitation of the Government. The Special Rapporteur assessed the links between the right to health

Thematic Reports

2014 Reports Unhealthy foods and noncommunicable diseases 2013 Reports Conflict and the right to health Migrant Workers Access to Medicines 2012 Reports Health Financing Occupational Health 2011 Reports Sexual and reproductive health Right to health and development Expert consultation on

Communications Reports

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UN Special Rapporteur – on the Right to Health

Mr Anand Grover is the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right to Health, he was appointed by the Human Rights Council in 2008. Country Mission to Japan – Press Conference by Anand Grover, UN Special Rapporteur on the right to health Press Statement

Country Reports

Azerbaijan (May 2012) Tajikistan (June 2012) Japan-Advance Version (November 2012) Vietnam (November 2011) | Pictures from the Mission Ghana (May 2011) Syrian Arab Republic (November 2010) Guatemala (May 2010) Australia (November 2009) Poland (May 2009)