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Category:Navanethem Pillay

Deutsch: Navanethem Pillay (* 23. September 1941 in Durban) ist eine südafrikanische Juristin. Von 2003 bis 2008 war sie Richterin am Internationalen Strafgerichtshof in Den Haag. Seit dem 1. September 2008 amtiert sie als Hohe Kommissarin der Vereinten Nationen für Menschenrechte (UNHCHR).
English: Navanethem Pillay (Tamil: நவநீதம் பிள்ளை, born 1941; also called Navi Pillay) is the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. A South African, she was the first non-white woman on the High Court of South Africa, and she has also served as a judge of the International Criminal Court and President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda.


Navanethem Pillay 
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Lawyer, judge and human rights activist
Wikipedia
Date of birth 23 September 1941
Durban
Educated at
  • University of Natal
  • Harvard Law School
Occupation
Position held
  • United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • judge of the International Criminal Court
  • ICDB commissioner
Award received
  • Gruber Prize for Women's Rights
Authority control
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