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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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Protection of Roma : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

14 July 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Combating intolerance, negative stereotyping and stigmatization of, and discrimination, incitement to violence and violence against, persons based on religion or belief : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

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

Education as a tool to prevent racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

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

Elaboration of complementary standards to the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

25 October 2012 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The incompatibility between democracy and racism : draft resolution / Argentina, Bolivia (Plurinational State of), Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Spain, Turkey, Uruguay (on behalf of the Common Market of the South), Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of), Zimbabwe

26 September 2011 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

13 April 2011 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

From rhetoric to reality : a global call for concrete action against racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

16 July 2010 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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