UN Human Rights Council Meeting


  • TV CoverageUN Human Rights Council Expert Meeting, Geneva


In September 2017 the Witchcraft and Human Rights Information Network (WHRIN), the UN Independent Expert on Albinism and Lancaster University organized the first ever UN Expert Workshop on Witchcraft and Human Rights at the UN Human Rights Council. The workshop brought together UN Experts, members of civil society and academics to discuss the violence associated with such beliefs and practices, and groups that are particularly vulnerable.


You can view the entire workshop online via UN Web TV by clicking on the following links:


21 September

Morning session

English: http://bit.ly/2xVV8Wa

French: http://bit.ly/2fmMTe5

Afternoon session

English: http://bit.ly/2jQCjx9

French: http://bit.ly/2fmfnV9

22 September

Morning session

English: http://bit.ly/2yDZD4T

French: http://bit.ly/2wQT0i4

Afternoon session

English: http://bit.ly/2yDP7dX

French: http://bit.ly/2fmfnV9http://bit.ly/2hw4zB9


            Final Report – The final report, which was presented to the UN Human Rights Council in March 2018, is available to download here.



  • PAPERS/ REPORTS/ ARTICLES - published by WHRIN [Witchcraft and Human Rights Information Network] - VIEW HERE