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What does UNHCHR stand for?

UNHCHR stands for United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

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14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The British Tamils Forum, the Canadian Tamil Congress, and United States Tamil Political Action Council acknowledge the Report by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, which emanates from United Nations Human Rights Council Resolution 19/2.
It was presented in accordance with in accordance with Human Rights Council resolution 18/17, which required the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), in collaboration with the Government of South Sudan, to identify and assess areas that needed assistance.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iranian parliament condemned the massacre of the Muslim minority in Myanmar, and called on the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCHR) to take rapid action to stop the ongoing crime against the country's Muslim community.
The Office of United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) defines a Committee on Migrant Workers as "the committee on the protection of the rights of all migrant workers and members of their families".
A spokesman for the United Nations high commissioner for human rights said fewer than 20 of the Houla victims were killed by artillery -- weapons the government possesses and the opposition does not.