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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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The use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

12 October 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Human rights and preventing and countering violent extremism : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

12 October 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The negative impact of the non-repatriation of funds of illicit origin to the countries of origin on the enjoyment of human rights, and the importance of improving international cooperation : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

15 April 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The role of prevention in the promotion and protection of human rights : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

8 October 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The negative impact of the non-repatriation of funds of illicit origin to the countries of origin on the enjoyment of human rights, and the importance of improving international cooperation : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

10 April 2013 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Report of the Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions, Christof Heyns

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

Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the obligation of States to investigate serious violations of human rights, and the use of forensic genetics

4 July 2011 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Annual Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children : Addendum, Consultation on the role of regional and sub-regional mechanisms in international efforts to counter trafficking in persons, especially in women and children convened by the SR on trafficking in persons, especially women and children (Dakar, 4 & 5 Oct. 2010)

21 March 2011 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

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