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Briefing note: Human Rights Council 26th session
Briefing note: Human Rights Council 26th session 09 June 2014 Deniz Duru Aydin (Access), Deborah Brown and Shawna Finnegan

The 26th session of the Human Rights Council (HRC26) will take place in Geneva from 10 to 27 June. This session will include debate on a new resolution on the protection and promotion of human rights online, as well as special panels on racism online and on the safety of journalists. New reports on these topics, as well as violence against women and freedom of association signal a growing focus at the Council of the impact of technology on human rights. During this session fourteen countries...

Briefing note: Human Rights Council 26th session
Briefing note: Human Rights Council 26th session 09 June 2014 Deniz Duru Aydin (Access) and Deborah Brown and Shawna Finnegan (APC)

The 26th session of the Human Rights Council (HRC) is taking place in Geneva from 10 to 27 June. Information on the internet-related human rights issues that will be addressed there are provided by APC and Access in this briefing note.