About Maggie Murphy

 Maggie Murphy has worked as a human rights advocate and strategist for international ngos within both the political and independent bodies of the United Nations. She was the UN Representative in Geneva for Minority Rights Group International, and has worked at the International Secretariat of Amnesty International and the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization in The Hague. Find her on twitter @maggranna

 

Articles by Maggie Murphy

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'Traditional values' vs human rights at the UN

A dangerous process is taking place in the UN system that threatens the universality of human rights by seeking to make them contingent on subjective ‘traditional values’ such as ‘responsible behaviour’.

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