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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 negative impact of corruption on the enjoyment of human rights

20 June 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights of internally displaced persons

20 June 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The deteriorating situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic, and the recent killings in Al-Qusayr

19 June 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The right to education: follow-up to Human Rights Council resolution 8/4

19 June 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Trafficking in persons, especially women and children: efforts to combat human trafficking in supply chains of businesses

19 June 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Independence and impartiality of the judiciary, jurors and assessors, and the independence of lawyers

19 June 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Education as a tool to prevent racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

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

Situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

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

Follow-up to the report of the United Nations Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

12 April 2013 | 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

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