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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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Report of the Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery, including its causes and consequences

22 July 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Summary report on the high-level panel discussion on the identification of good practices in combating female genital mutilation : Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

18 July 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Question of the death penalty : Report of the Secretary-General

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

Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions

20 June 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Birth registration and the right of everyone to recognition everywhere as a person before the law : Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

17 June 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression

30 May 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression

30 May 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences

28 May 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights

22 May 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Progress report of the Human Rights Council Advisory Committee on the issue of the negative impact of corruption on the enjoyment of human rights

14 May 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

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