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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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Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of on-recurrence : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

3 October 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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

3 October 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The continuing grave deterioration in the human rights and humanitarian situation in the Syrian Arab Republic : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

3 October 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The right to development : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

2 October 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Local government and human rights : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

2 October 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The safety of journalists : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

2 October 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Panel discussion on realizing the equal enjoyment of the right to education by every girl : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

2 October 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The human right to safe drinking water and sanitation : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

2 October 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Intensifying global efforts and sharing good practices to effectively eliminate female genital mutilation : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

2 October 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Human rights, sexual orientation and gender identity : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

2 October 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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