Last Updated: Friday, 09 December 2016, 15:34 GMT

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
Filter:
Showing 1-10 of 63 results
Progress report of the Advisory Committee on the role of local government in the promotion and protection of human rights, including human rights mainstreaming in local administration and public services

4 September 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Sessional Reports

Report of the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances

4 August 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Sessional Reports

Final summary of responses to the questionnaire seeking the views of States and indigenous peoples on best practices regarding possible appropriate measures and implementation strategies to attain the goals of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples : report of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

25 July 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Sessional Reports

Report of the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention

30 June 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Sessional Reports

National institutions for the promotion and protection of human rights : Report of the Secretary-General

30 June 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Sessional Reports

Summary of the high-level panel discussion on the question of the death penalty : Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

30 June 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Sessional Reports

Research-based report of the Human Rights Council Advisory Committee on the ways and means to enhance international cooperation in the field of human rights

13 May 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Sessional Reports

Summary of discussions of the Forum on Business and Human Rights : Note by the Secretariat

16 April 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Sessional Reports

Preventing and eliminating child, early and forced marriage : Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

2 April 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Sessional Reports

Report of the independent eminent experts on the implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action on their third meeting

17 February 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Sessional Reports

Search Refworld