Relevant Links

For latest mandate news and updates see:

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)

Professor Alston is supported in his work by permanent staff at the OHCHR. The extreme poverty and human rights mandate was first established in 1998. All mandate information, including the work of previous mandate holders and the current Special Rapporteur’s reports in languages other than English, is available at the OHCHR extreme poverty and human rights mandate page.

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NYU Center for Human Rights and Global Justice

Further support is provided to Professor Alston by staff at the NYU Center for Human Rights and Global Justice. The Center provides updates on the activities on the mandate through its newsletters and UN Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights page.

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Picture Human Rights

This site appreciates the use of rights-based illustrations made freely available by Picture Human Rights.