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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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Human rights and indigenous peoples : mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

8 October 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Human rights and indigenous peoples : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

8 October 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Preventable mortality and morbidity of children under 5 years of age as a human rights concern : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

8 October 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Human rights in the administration of justice, including juvenile justice : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

8 October 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

8 October 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Human rights and unilateral coercive measures : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

8 October 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

World Programme for Human Rights Education : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

8 October 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The role of prevention in the promotion and protection of human rights : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

8 October 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Conscientious objection to military service : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

8 October 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The human right to safe drinking water and sanitation : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

8 October 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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