Since 1997, through Italy's initiative, and since 1999 through the EU's endeavour, the United Nations Commission of Human Rights UNCHR has been approving a resolution calling for a moratorium on executions with a view to completely abolishing the death penalty, every year. Dec 18, 2007 · UNITED NATIONS, Dec 18 Reuters - The U.N. General Assembly passed a nonbinding resolution on Tuesday calling for a moratorium on the death penalty, overcoming protests from a bloc of states that. After two prior attempts in the 1990s, the United Nations General Assembly unanimously approved this past week a resolution calling for a halt on executions worldwide. The resolution, which was passed Tuesday by the192-member world body by a 104 to 54 vote, calls for "a moratorium on executions with a view to abolishing the death penalty.". Nov 11, 2010 · The General Assembly would, for the third time in four years, renew its call for a moratorium on the use of the death penalty under the terms of.
Dec 18, 2007 · It calls on nations that do impose the death penalty to ensure they meet internationally agreed minimum standards on the safeguards for those facing execution, and to provide the UN. Jul 03, 2012 · On July 3, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on UN Member States that use the death penalty to abolish the practice, stressing that the right to life lies at the heart of international human rights law. In line with General Assembly resolutions calling for a phasing out of capital punishment, the UN Human Rights Office supports Member States, civil society and other stakeholders campaigning for a moratorium on the death penalty and ultimately its abolition worldwide. GENERAL ASSEMBLY ADOPTS LANDMARK TEXT CALLING FOR MORATORIUM ON DEATH PENALTY.Draft resolution XVIII on Strengthening United Nations action in the field of human rights through the promotion of international cooperation and the importance of non-selectivity, impartiality and objectivity document A/C.3/62/L.54.
Oct 03, 2017 · U.S. Votes Against United Nations Ban on Death Penalty for Same-Sex Relations The United States joined 12 other countries, including Saudi Arabia and China, in voting against a United Nations. Jan 05, 2016 · There is no international treaty banning the death penalty but UN officials are confident that over time the practice will be universally abolished. Oct 02, 2017 · Although the resolution passed with 27 countries voting for the measure – 13 countries including the United States voted against. In the vote on Friday 27 September, seven countries also abstained. Being gay is still punishable by death in six countries.
Amnesty International calls on countries which still use the death penalty to establish an immediate moratorium on executions as a first step towards abolishing capital punishment. The UN Secretary-General will report to the General Assembly in October 2008 on states' implementation of the resolution. The United Nations General Assembly has approved a resolution calling for a moratorium on the death penalty with the ultimate goal of abolishing the practice. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Dec 19, 2007 · UNITED NATIONS - The UN General Assembly yesterday called for a moratorium on the death penalty with a view to abolishing executions, approving. While expressing his concern about 32 states retaining the death penalty for drug-related offences, and its use on juvenile offenders, Ban noted that, the call by the General Assembly for a global moratorium on the death penalty was “a stepping stone towards a full worldwide abolition of the death penalty”. Jul 03, 2014 · UN Chief Ban Ki Moon has called on UN member states to abolish death penalty saying it had no place in the 21 century. He was speaking at a special event hosted by the Office of the High.
Jul 03, 2012 · United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today called on Member States which use the death penalty to abolish this practice, stressing that the right to life lies at the heart of international. Title: Ban welcomes General Assembly committee’s record vote on death penalty moratorium Subject: United Nations Regional Information Centre UNRIC - latest news - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomes a record vote by a General Assembly committee in favour of the call for a moratorium on the use of the death penalty, according to his spokesperson.
Mar 02, 2017 · The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Al Hussein, has reiterated his call for the abolition of death penalty saying its subjecting convicts to mental anguish constitutes human rights. Dec 19, 2007 · On 18 December, the General Assembly of the United Nations voted with an overwhelming majority a resolution calling for a moratorium on the use of the death penalty worldwide. “This is a historic moment for all those fighting for abolition of the death penalty. Oct 02, 2019 · Tutu calls for global death-penalty ban. was writing ahead of a vote on a draft resolution at the United Nations General Assembly calling for. Italy, currently a temporary member of the UN's security council, has been campaigning for a UN assembly resolution on a global death penalty ban, with 85 countries promising their support after they signed a non-binding declaration in December. United Nations Calls for Moratorium on Executions A resolution for a global moratorium on executions was passed on Nov. 15 by the UN General Assembly’s Third Human Rights Committee by a vote of 99-52, with 33 abstentions.
Oct 02, 2017 · “Horrific laws” condemning people to death because of whom they love are the focus of a newly passed UN resolution that denounces the death penalty for consensual same-sex relations. Ban Ki-moon, World Day Against the Death Penalty 8 Oct 2014 - MESSAGE ON THE WORLD DAY AGAINST THE DEATH PENALTY 10 October 2014 Your Excellency, Mr. Maurizio Enrico Luigi Serra, Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations Office in Geneva; Excellencies, Distinguished human rights officials, Ladies and Gentlemen. The Trump administration is under fire from LGBT activists and human rights supporters over a vote on Tuesday against a resolution condemning the use of the death penalty. But it isn't just this particular resolution or the current administration — the US has never supported any measure at the UN that condemns the death penalty. Oct 30, 2019 · The United Nations General Assembly passed a non-binding resolution on Tuesday calling for a moratorium on the death penalty, overcoming protests.
United Nations Regional Information Centre UNRIC - latest news - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomes a record vote by a General Assembly committee in favour of the call for a moratorium on the use of the death penalty, according to his spokesperson. that, on 18 December 2007, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the historic resolution 62/149 calling for a worldwide moratorium on executions with a view to abolishing the death penalty, which was adopted by an overwhelming majority, with 104 United Nations Member States in favour, 54 countries against and 29 countries abstaining. Dec 17, 2014 · United Nations vote on death penalty moratorium puts US in awkward spot NEW YORK — The United Nations General Assembly is expected on Thursday to vote once again on a draft resolution calling for a.
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