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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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Investigation by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on Libya

15 February 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders on his mission to Burundi

30 December 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Mission Reports

Opinions adopted by the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention at its seventy-fourth session, 30 November – 4 December 2015

24 December 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic

13 August 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association, Addendum : Mission to Kazakhstan

16 June 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Mission Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Belarus

29 April 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

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

2 April 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the human rights situation in Iraq in the light of abuses committed by the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant and associated groups

13 March 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar

9 March 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in the Sudan

4 September 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

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