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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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Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the human rights situation in Ukraine (16 November 2016 to 15 February 2017)

16 March 2017 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the situation of human rights in Libya, including on the effectiveness of technical assistance and capacitybuilding measures received by the Government of Libya

22 February 2017 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

Implementation of Human Rights Council resolutions S-9/1 and S-12/1

25 January 2017 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

The situation of human rights in Afghanistan and technical assistance achievements in the field of human rights

11 January 2017 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

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

The deteriorating situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic, and the recent situation in Aleppo : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council on 21 October 2016

25 October 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Arbitrary detention : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council on 30 September 2016

7 October 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Opinions adopted by the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention at its seventy-sixth session, 22-26 August 2016 : Opinion No. 34/2016 concerning Adil Bakheit, Al Shazali Ibrahim El Shiekh, Alhassan Kheiri, Arwa Elrabie, Imany Leyla Raye, Khalafalla Alafif Mukhtar, Khuzaini Elhadi Rajab, Midhat Afifi Hamdan, Mustafa Adam, and Nudaina Kamal (Sudan)

7 October 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Country Reports

The safety of journalists : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council on 29 September 2016

6 October 2016 | 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 on 30 September 2016

6 October 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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