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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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The safety of journalists : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council on 29 September 2016

6 October 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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

Technical assistance and capacity-building for human rights in the Democratic Republic of the Congo : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

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

The human rights situation in Iraq in the light of abuses committed by the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant and associated groups : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

3 September 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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

17 July 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Protecting human rights defenders : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

12 April 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Technical assistance to Côte d'Ivoire in the field of human rights : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

20 December 2012 | 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

25 October 2012 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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

17 July 2012 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The current human rights situation in the Syrian Arab Republic in the context of recent events : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

4 May 2011 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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