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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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National policies and human rights

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

Situation of human rights in Eritrea

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

Accelerating efforts to eliminate all forms of violence against women: preventing and responding to rape and other forms of sexual violence

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

The deterioration of the situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic, and the need to grant immediate access to the commission of inquiry

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

Promotion of the right to peace

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

Situation of human rights in Belarus

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

Human rights and international solidarity

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

Attacks and discrimination against persons with albinism

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

Access to medicines in the context of the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health

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

National institutions for the promotion and protection of human rights

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

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