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In this Section:
Field Presences
Quarterly reports by region
Quaterly reports on National Institutions Activities
.Annual Appeal 2004.
Implementation of Human Rights Activities in the Field (See pages from 31 to 88)
Human Rights in Action
Map of Field Presences
Brochure: Human Rights in Action
Human Rights in Action
Regional overviews
Regional overviews
Regional Strategy
Heads of field presences meetings, 2003

The Future Directions of Human Rights Field Presences

Technical Cooperation

National Institutions

Human Rights Field Presences
The next briefing sessions for Member States on human rights activities by OHCHR will take place in the First Floor Conference Room of Palais Wilson on :

Tuesday, 21 September 2004
10:00 - 11:00 hours Asia/Pacific Region
11:00 - 12:00 hours Europe, N. America and Central Asia Region
12:00 - 13:00 hours Africa Region

Wednesday, 22 September 2004

10:00 - 11:00 hours Arab Region
11:00 - 12:00 hours Latin America and Caribbean Region

Simultaneous interpretation will be provided in French, English, Arabic and Spanish.

  • Sri Lanka

    In June 2004, a Senior Human Rights Advisor attached to the UN Country Team, arrived in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The senior adviser, Mr. Rory Mungoven, works closely with the Resident Coordinator and UN agencies to advise and support strategies to protect human rights and build the human rights capacity of local institutions, civil society and UN itself, particularly in the context of Sri Lanka's evolving peace process.

  • Guyana

    In June 2004, Ms. Maarit Kohonen has started her work in Guyana as Human Rights Advisor (HRA). Ms. Kohonen, is part of a team working in the Social Cohesion Unit of the United Nations Country Team (UNCT) under the Resident Coordinator.


Field Offices

Contact information:

Chief of Branch
Mr. Gianni Magazzeni
Tel. +41 22 9179212
Email: gmagazzeni@ohchr.org

Geographic Units
Mr. José Dougan-Beaca Officer-in-Charge
Tel. +41 22 917 9259

Africa Unit
Ms. Olatokunbo Ige

Tel. +41 22 917 9
Email: oige@ohchr.org

Arab Region Unit
Mr. Frej Fenniche

Tel. +41 22 917 9
Email: ffenniche@ohchr.org

Asia-Pacific Region Unit Ms. Yanine Poc
Tel. +41 22 917 9337
Email: ypoc@ohchr.org

Europe, North America and Central Asia Unit
Mr. Anders Pedersen
Tel. +41 22 917 9291
Email: apedersen@ohchr.org

Latin America & Caribbean Unit
Norberto Frydman
Tel. +41 22 917 9248
Email: nfrydeman@ohchr.org

Peace Missions Support Unit
Mr. Gilbert Bawara
Tel. +41 22 917 9188
Email: gbawara@ohchr.org

OHCHR Security Unit
Mr. Stuart Groves
Security Coordinator
Tel. +41 22 917 9651
Email: sgroves@ohchr.org

National Institutions Unit
Mr. Orest Nowosad
Tel. +41 22 917 9223
Email: onowosad@ohchr.org

Project Management & Technical Cooperation Unit
Mr. Peter Hellmers
Tel. +41 22 917 9114
Email: phellmers@ohchr.org

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