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 Encyclopedia: High Commissioner for Human Rights   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, in the performance of his or her activities, is assisted by a Deputy to the High Commissioner who acts as Officer-in-Charge during the absence of the High Commissioner.
The Deputy is accountable to the High Commissioner.
Assisting the High Commissioner and appropriate staff in the discharge of their financial, personnel and general administrative responsibilities and administering the associate expert and internship programmes.
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 High Commissioner - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Commissioners may be appointed instead of consuls, although the Commissioner's mission is generally known as a consulate as opposed to a commission.
The role of High Commissioner for Southern Africa was coupled with that of British governor of the Cape Colony in the nineteenth century giving the colonial administrator in question responsibility both for administering British possessions and relating to neighbouring Boer settlements.
The title of High Commissioner was specifically used for the administrators during the 'emancipation from colonial rule' of mandates and trust territories, i.e.
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 AllRefer.com - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Office of the, UN (United Nations) - Encyclopedia
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Office of the, United Nations
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Office of the (UNHCR), established Jan., 1951, by the General Assembly.
In the 1980s and 90s such conflicts have taken it to the Horn of Africa, Central America, Pakistan, Southeast Asia, Iraq, Iran, Turkey, and the former Yugoslavia.
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The organization was given a mandate to solve the refugee problem in eight years, but the rise of Nazism in Germany in 1933 increased the number of refugees and made it...
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