Side-event on ‘Climate-resilient water management approaches’ at COP25 On 10 December 2019, the UN-Water Expert Group on Water and Climate, organised the side event “Climate-resilient Water Management Approaches” at the... Read more
World Toilet Day statement of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
In relation to the World Toilet Day 2019, Mr. Léo Heller, the Special... Read more
From 9 to 13 September 2019, the 42nd session of the Human Rights Council will be held in... Read more
Menstrual Hygiene Day is celebrated annually on May 28 to highlight the importance of good menstrual hygiene management. Poor menstrual hygiene caused... Read more
The Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation, Mr. Léo Heller, has conducted two official country visits per... Read more
OHCHR, as the leading UN entity on human rights, is mandated to promote and protect the enjoyment and full realization, by all people, of all rights established in the Charter of the UN and in international human rights laws and treaties, including the human rights to water and sanitation.