UN Special Rapporteur for Myanmar presented oral update to the Human Rights Council

21 Sep 2021

On 22 September, the UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar, Tom Andrews, presented his oral update to the UN Human Rights Council. He told the Council that conditions in Myanmar following the 1 February military coup have worsened and urged a “change of course” to avert further human rights abuses and deaths. The full statement can be read here.