Daily Archive for July 10th, 2013

Scandal: Genocidal Sudan chaired UN human rights session

July 5-9, 2013: Sudanese Ambassador Daffa-Alla Elhag Ali Osman chaired meetings of the UN Economic and Social Council, including on human rights. (UN Photo)

Despite its leader being indicted for racist genocide, Sudan over the past week chaired meetings of a top UN body that oversees human rights commissions.

As a Vice-President of the UN Economic and Social Council, Sudanese Ambassador Daffa-Alla Elhag Ali Osman was in Geneva to chair the “coordination segment” of ECOSOC’s annual session, including a panel debate on “Using Human Rights instruments and ILO standards and recommendations to achieve decent work for all.” Continue reading ‘Scandal: Genocidal Sudan chaired UN human rights session’