UNAMA's human rights unit head, James Rodehaver, last week told a foreign news agency the mission had made public its concerns about the possible use of torture at selected NDS facilities, including Takhar, as a means of forcing persons suspected of insurgency to confess.
What does HRU stand for?
HRU stands for Human Rights Unit
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We have 28 other meanings of HRU in our Acronym Attic
- Hearings and Release Unit
- Heat Recovery Unit
- Herington Regional Airport, Herington, Kansas, USA (airport code)
- Hi-current Relay Unit
- High Risk Unit
- Higher Reasoning Unit
- Hose Recovery Unit (firefighting equipment)
- How Are You
- Human Reproduction Update (European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology)
- Human Resources Unlimited
- Humanities Research Unit (University of Saskatchewan)
- Hydrogen Recovery Unit
- Hydrological Research Unit
- Hydrological Response Unit
- Hydrostatic Release Unit
- Hypermedia Research Unit
- Hampton Roads Utility Billing Service (Norfolk, VA)
- How Are You Doing
- High-Resolution Ultima Map Project (online gaming)
- High-Risk Urban Problem
Samples in periodicals archive:
While meeting with Richard Bennett, Chief of the UNMISS Human Rights Unit in his office today, Manyang assured Bennett that his state government accepted the report and is ready to implement its recommendations, "to bring peace to our people".
The PVPVC already established an independent human rights unit that created procedures to enhance the preservation of human rights and spread its concept and culture among its employees.
From 1 January to 30 June 2010, UNAMA Human Rights Unit documented 3,268 civilian casualties including 1,271 deaths and 1,997 injuries.
The change also includes a reorganization of FEADP, with the head of the agency answering directly to the attorney general rather than to the PGR's human rights unit.