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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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Preventing the deterioration of the human rights situation in Burundi : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

22 December 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Promoting reconciliation, accountability and human rights in Sri Lanka : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

14 October 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Contribution of the Human Rights Council to the High-Level Meeting on HIV/AIDS in 2016 : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

14 October 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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

13 October 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Promotion of the right to peace : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

13 October 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Promotion and protection of the human rights of peasants and other people working in rural areas : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

13 October 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Technical assistance and capacity-building in the field of human rights in the Central African Republic : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

13 October 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Assistance to Somalia in the field of human rights : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

13 October 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The right to development : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

13 October 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Promotion of a democratic and equitable international order : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

13 October 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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