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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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Summary of the Human Rights Council panel discussion on the theme of remedies for women subjected to violence : report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

16 August 2012 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Elimination of discrimination against women : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

19 July 2012 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Accelerating efforts to eliminate all forms of violence against women : remedies for women who have been subjected to violence : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

16 July 2012 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

6 July 2012 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

The right to a nationality : women and children : draft resolution / Australia, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Colombia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, France, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, Iceland, Iraq, Ireland, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mexico, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Turkey, United States of America, Uruguay

28 June 2012 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Report of the Human Rights Council on its 17th session

24 May 2012 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Sessional Reports

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

23 May 2012 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences, Rashida Manjoo, Addendum : Summary report on the expert group meeting on gender-motivated killings of women

16 May 2012 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Advance Questions to United Republic of Tanzania

3 October 2011 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Commentaries

Joint Statement on Ending Acts of Violence Related Human Rights Violations Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

22 March 2011 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Speeches/Statements

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