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

2 April 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The safety of journalists : draft resolution / Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Benin, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Canada, Central African Republic, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Maldives, Mexico, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, State of Palestine, Sweden, Switzerland, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Tunisia, Turkey, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America, Yemen

19 September 2014 | 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

Ensuring respect for international law in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

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

Extreme poverty and human rights : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

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

The question of the death penalty : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

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

Capacity-building and technical cooperation with Côte d'Ivoire in the field of human rights : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

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

Human rights and the regulation of civilian acquisition, possession and use of firearms : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

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

Human rights and climate change : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

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

The promotion, protection and enjoyment of human rights on the Internet : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

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

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