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UN Human Rights Council

The Human Rights Council is an inter-governmental body within the UN system made up of 47 States responsible for strengthening the promotion and protection of human rights around the globe. The Council was created by the UN General Assembly on 15 March 2006 with the main purpose of addressing situations of human rights violations and make recommendations on them Website: www.ohchr.org/en/hrbodies/hrc/pages/hrcindex.aspx
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Report of the United Nations Independent Investigation on Burundi (UNIIB) established pursuant to Human Rights Council resolution S-24/1

20 September 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 : Lithuania

17 August 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

Situation of human rights and the activities of the United Nations Joint Human Rights Office in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

12 August 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic

11 August 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights, on his mission to the Sudan

4 August 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Mission Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights

2 August 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Situation of human rights in Eritrea : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

15 July 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The human rights situation in the Syrian Arab Republic : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

15 July 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

"They came to destroy": ISIS Crimes Against the Yazidis

15 June 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

Detailed findings of the commission of inquiry on human rights in Eritrea

8 June 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

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