Whistleblower Protection Failure in the United Nations - Narratives of Retaliation & Resilience

Thu Jun 4, 2020
A Research Presentation by Caroline Hunt-Matthes, given on June 3rd 2020. United Nations Staff narratives and UN Tribunal legal decisions of a decade of whistleblower protection failure (2006-2016) spear headed welcome reform of the broken United Nations whistleblower protection system in 2017. Preliminary Research post 2017 indicates that grave structural dysfunction in the UN whistleblower protection mechanisms continue. As the global guardian of Human Rights, and advocate of Social Justice the United Nations whose staff fear the consequences of retaliation for complying with the duty to report misconduct stand at a crossroads to take responsibility in the light of new evidence.www.webster.ch