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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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Resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council on 29 September 2017 - The question of the death penalty

5 October 2017 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Human rights, technical assistance and capacity-building in Yemen : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

3 October 2017 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Human rights of migrants: mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

7 April 2017 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The human rights situation in the Syrian Arab Republic : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

5 April 2017 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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

3 April 2017 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Promoting reconciliation, accountability and human rights in Sri Lanka : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

3 April 2017 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

3 April 2017 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

3 April 2017 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Situation of human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

3 April 2017 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Situation of human rights in South Sudan : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council on 14 December 2016

19 December 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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