Austrian politician Turk will be replacing Chilean politician Michelle Bachelet, whose term ended on August 31.
UN rights chief Michelle Bachelet has met with Rohingya community members during a tour of their camps in Bangladesh and said they had expressed hope that they would be able to go back to their homes.
UN’s rights commissioner Bachelet urged Sudanese authorities to have a proportionate approach to protests, blaming security forces for using live bullets against protesters.
Michelle Bachelet said she "raised questions and concerns about the application of counter-terrorism and de-radicalisation measures under broad application" during her visit.
Uighur Muslims in Türkiye call on UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet to investigate so-called vocational training camps in Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region when she visits the area this month.
There have been flare-ups of violence around the country despite stringent security measures, as protesters continue shouting slogans against the government while defying a curfew.
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet demands "impartial and independent" investigations into the attacks in the volatile African region.
UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet alleges that the government of President Alexander Lukashenko is carrying out violations of a "widespread and systematic nature".
US asks China to grant wide access to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet when she visits China and its Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region in May.
The metaverse will be the most god-like technology we have ever seen and our “medieval institutions” are already struggling to understand the elements of it.
Time running out for other countries to step up efforts to restore democracy and prevent a broader conflict in Myanmar, says Michelle Bachelet.
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has voiced deep concern about a number of country situations, saying she was "deeply disturbed" by reports of "serious violations" in Ethiopia's northern Tigray region.
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