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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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Analytical study on the relationship between climate change and the human right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health

6 May 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

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

Annual report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children

4 January 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Annual Reports

Final study of the Advisory Committee on the promotion of human rights of the urban poor : strategies and best practices

31 December 2012 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the outcome of the Seminar Addressing the Adverse Impacts of Climate Change on the Full Enjoyment of Human Rights

10 April 2012 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to food, Addendum : Mission to the Syrian Arab Republic

27 January 2011 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on national institutions for the promotion and protection of human rights

15 January 2010 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Annual Reports

Follow-up to the World Conference on Human Rights: report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

18 December 2009 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Annual Reports

Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the relationship between climate change and human rights

15 January 2009 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

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