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UN Human Rights Selects TIND Institutional Repository

Released June 23, 2023

Geneva, Switzerland and Oslo, Norway – June 10, 2023. The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UN Human Rights) has selected TIND IR. The repository platform is implemented by the ​​Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures to serve as a global resource for data collection and research. TIND IRs comprehensive feature set and user-friendly interface will ensure wide discoverability of the repository's extensive collection, allowing users to seamlessly submit and access relevant research.


UN Human Rights invites researchers, scholars, experts, and stakeholders from around the world to actively contribute to the repository by submitting their publications and research on unilateral coercive measures and their impact on human rights. By hosting a wide array of materials, including scholarly publications, insightful articles, and comprehensive reports, the repository will provide a holistic understanding of the consequences and effects of these measures on individuals and communities.

As TIND takes part in this significant initiative, we reaffirm our commitment to supporting institutions and organizations in showcasing their research outputs, enhancing discoverability, and facilitating knowledge exchange. 

About TIND

TIND is an official CERN spin-off providing commercial library management systems, digital preservation, and research data management solutions based on CERN open-source software. Serving academic, public, and special research libraries around the globe, TIND is headquartered in Oslo, Norway. More info at 

About the UN Human Rights

The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights is a specialized agency of the United Nations, entrusted with the promotion and protection of human rights globally. Through its advocacy, monitoring, technical cooperation, and international coordination efforts, OHCHR works towards ensuring the respect, protection, and fulfillment of human rights for all individuals, regardless of their nationality, race, religion, or any other status. For more information, visit the OHCHR Website.

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