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Navi Pillay

Navi Pillay

Navi Pillay is the former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and a member of the Africa Group for Justice and Accountability.
    A plan for South Africa to stay in the ICC
    A plan for South Africa to stay in the ICC
    Almost two years after first announcing its intention to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC), it remains unclear whether South...
    Governments' clampdown on NGOs must end – Navi Pillay
    Governments' clampdown on NGOs must end – Navi Pillay
    Governments tend to perceive nongovernment organisations' exposure of human rights violations as harmful to the image of the country, instead of...
    UN: Discrimination against LGBTIs just as irrational as racism
    UN: Discrimination against LGBTIs just as irrational as racism
    In January, Nigeria's president signed a new law that punishes same-sex unions with up to 14 years in jail.