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Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
GAOR 73RD SUPP18 ELIM RACIAL DISCR

Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

Ninety-third Session (31 July-25 August 2017); Ninety-fourth Session (20 November-8 December 2017); Ninety-fifth Session (23 April-11 May 2018)

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Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
8 Nov 2019
This is the annual report submitted to the General Assembly by the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on its ninety-third (31 July-25 August 2017), ninety-fourth (20 November-8 December 2017) and ninety-fifth (23 April-11 May 2018) sessions.
GAOR 74TH SUPP44 RPT COMM TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Sixty-fourth Session (23 July-10 August 2018); Sixty-fifth Session (12 November-7 December 2018); Sixty-sixth Session (23 April-17 May 2019)

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Reports of the Committee Against Torture
8 Nov 2019
This is the annual report submitted to the General Assembly by the Committee against Torture on its sixty-fourth (23 July-10 August 2018), sixty-fifth (12 November-7 December 2018), and sixty-sixth (23 April-17 May 2019) sessions.
GAOR 74TH SUPP40 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

123rd Session (2-27 July 2018); 124th Session (8 October-2 November 2018); 125th Session (4-29 March 2019)

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Report of the Human Rights Committee
8 Nov 2019
This is the official report of the Human Rights Committee submitted to the General Assembly on an annual basis. This report covers the 123rd (2-27 July 2018), the 124th (8 October-2 November 2018), and the 125th (4-29 March 2019) sessions.
GAOR 73RD SUPP44 RPT COMM TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Sixty- first Session (24 July-11 August 2017); Sixty-second Session (6 November-6 December 2017); Sixty-third Session (23 April-18 May 2018)

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Reports of the Committee Against Torture
31 Oct 2019
This is the annual report submitted to the General Assembly by the Committee against Torture on its sixty-first (24 July-11 August 2017), sixty-second (6 November-6 December 2017) and sixty-third (23 April-18 May 2018) sessions.
GAOR 73RD SUPP40 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

120th Session (3-28 July 2017); 121st Session (16 October-10 November 2017); 122nd Session (12 March-6 April 2018)

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Report of the Human Rights Committee
31 Oct 2019
This is the official report of the Human Rights Committee submitted to the General Assembly on an annual basis. This report covers the 120th (3-28 July 2017), 121st (16 October-10 November 2017) and 122nd (12 March-6 April 2018) sessions.
GAOR 74TH SUPP55 PERS DISABILITIES

Report of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Seventeenth (20 March-12 April 2017), Eighteenth (14-31 August 2017), Nineteenth (14 February-9 March 2018) and Twentieth Sessions (27 August-21 September 2018)

23 Oct 2019
This is the official report of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities to the General Assembly on its seventeenth, eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth sessions.
EOR 2018 SUPP2 ECOSOC CULT RGTS

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Report on the Sixtieth, Sixty-first, and Sixty-second Sessions (20-24 February 2017, 29 May-23 June 2017, 18 September-6 October 2017)

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Report of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
6 Sep 2019
This is the official report submitted to the Economic and Social Council by the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights on its sixtieth, sixty-first, and sixty-second sessions (20-24 February 2017, 29 May-23 June 2017, 18 September-6 October 2017).
INTEGRATING A GENDER PERSPECTIVE

Integrating a Gender Perspective into Human Rights Investigations

Guidance and Practice

4 Mar 2019
This publication provides practical guidance on the integration of a gender perspective throughout the work of investigative bodies or entities, from the planning phase to the investigations and to writing the report and presenting its findings. It should be read in conjunction with existing OHCH...
WHO

Who's Responsible?

Attributing Individual Responsibility for Violations of International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law in United Nations Commissions of Inquiry, Fact-finding Missions and other Investigations

4 Mar 2019
United Nations Commissions of Inquiry (CoIs), Fact-Finding Missions (FFMs) and similar complex human rights investigations are regularly, and with increasing frequency, called upon to “identify those responsible” for violations and crimes falling within their mandate. Yet identifying responsible ...
PREVENTING TORTURE ROLE NATL

Preventing Torture: The Role of National Preventive Mechanisms

A Practical Guide

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Professional Training Series in Human Rights
4 Mar 2019
This guide was developed in the context of the OHCHR Treaty Body Capacity Building Programme, established by General Assembly Resolution 68/268 to support States parties in building their capacity to implement their treaty obligations, in this case, their obligations under the Optional Protocol. ...
GAOR 71ST SUPP53B HRC RPT

Report of the Human Rights Council

Twenty-fifth special session (21 October 2016)

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Report of the Human Rights Council
17 Dec 2018
This is the official report submitted to the General Assembly by the Human Rights Council on its twenty-fifth special session (21 October 2016)
GAOR 71ST SUPP53A HRC RPT

Report of the Human Rights Council

Thirty-third session (13-30 September 2016)

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Report of the Human Rights Council
17 Dec 2018
This is the official report submitted to the General Assembly by the Human Rights Council on its thirty-third session (13-30 September 2016)
GAOR 71ST SUPP53 HRC RPT

Report of the Human Rights Council

Twenty-fourth special session (17 December 2015) Thirty-first session (29 February-24 March 2016) Thirty-second session (13 June - 1 July 2016)

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Report of the Human Rights Council
17 Dec 2018
This is the official report submitted to the General Assembly by the Human Rights Council on its twenty-fourth special session (17 December 2015) thirty-first session (29 February-24 March 2016) thirty-second session (13 June - 1 July 2016)
EOR 2017 SUPP2 ECOSOC CULT RGTS

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Report on the Fifty-seventh, Fifty-eighth and Fifty-ninth Sessions (22 February-4 March 2016, 6-24 June 2016, 19 September-7 October 2016)

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Report of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
7 Jun 2018
This is the official report submitted to the Economic and Social Council by the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights on its fifty-seventh, fifty-eighth and fifty-ninth sessions (22 February-4 March 2016, 6-24 June 2016, 19 September-7 October 2016).
GAOR 72ND SUPP55 PERS DISABILITIES

Report of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Thirteenth (25 March-17 April 2015), Fourteenth (17 August-4 September 2015), Fifteenth (29 March-21 April 2016) and Sixteenth Session (15 August-2 September 2016)

20 Apr 2018
This is the official report submitted to the General Assembly by the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on its thirteenth (25 March-17 April 2015), fourteenth (17 August-4 September 2015), fifteenth (29 March-21 April 2016), and sixteenth sessions (15 August-2 September 2016).
GAOR 72ND SUPP53 HR COUNCIL RPT

Report of the Human Rights Council

Twenty-sixth special session (14 December 2016), Thirty-fourth (27 February-24 March 2017) and Thirty-fifth Sessions (6-23 June June 2017)

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Report of the Human Rights Council
20 Apr 2018
This is the official report submitted to the General Assembly by the Human Rights Council on its twenty-sixth special session (14 December 2016), as well as thirty-fourth (27 February-24 March 2017) and thirty-fifth sessions (6-23 June 2017).
GAOR 72ND SUPP48 MIGRANT WORKERS

Report of the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families

Twenty-fifth (29 August-7 September 2016) and Twenty-sixth Sessions (3-13 April 2017)

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Report of the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families
20 Apr 2018
This is the official report submitted to the General Assembly by the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families on its twenty-fifth (29 August-7 September 2016) and twenty-sixth sessions (3-13 April 2017).
GAOR 72ND SUPP18 ELIM RACIAL DISCR

Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

Ninetieth (2-26 August 2016), Ninety-first (21 November-9 December 2016) and Ninety-second Sessions (24 April-12 May 2017)

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Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
22 Feb 2018
This is the annual report submitted to the General Assembly by the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on its ninetieth (2-26 August 2016), ninety-first (21 November-9 December 2016) and ninety-second sessions (24 April-12 May 2017).
GAOR 71ST SUPP41 RGHTS OF CHILD

Report of the Committee on the Rights of the Child

Sixty-sixth session (26 May-13 June 2014) Sixty-seventh session (1-19 September 2014) Sixty-eighth session (12-30 January 2015) Sixty-ninth session (18 May-5 June 2015) Seventieth session (14 September-2 October 2015) Seventy-first session (11-29 January 2016)

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Report of the Committee on the Rights of the Child
22 Feb 2018
This is the annual report submitted to the General Assembly by the Committee on the Rights of the Child on its sixty-sixth (26 May-13 June 2014), sixty-seventh (1-19 September 2014), sixty-eighth (12-30 January 2015), sixty-ninth (18 May-5 June 2015), seventieth (14 September-2 October 2015) and ...
GAOR 71ST SUPP36 OHCHR RPT

Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

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Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
22 Feb 2018
The present report, submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 48/141, provides an illustration of the activities of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) at headquarters and in the field between August 2015 and July 2016. It is structured in line with...
GAOR 71ST SUPP18 ELIM RACIAL DISCR

Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

Eighty-seventh (3-28 August 2015), Eighty-eighth (23 November-11 December 2015) and Eighty-ninth Sessions (25 April-13 May 2016)

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Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
7 Dec 2017
This is the annual report submitted to the General Assembly by the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on its eighty-seventh (3-28 August 2015), eighty-eighth (23 November-11 December 2015) and eighty-ninth sessions (25 April-13 May 2016).
GAOR 72ND SUPP40 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

117th Session (20 June - 15 July 2016); 118th Session (17 October - 4 November); 119th Session (6-29 March 2017)

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Report of the Human Rights Committee
1 Dec 2017
This annual report of the Human Rights Committee covers the 117th session (20 June - 15 July 2016), the 118th session (17 October - 4 November), and the 119th session (6-29 March 2017).
GAOR 71ST SUPP40 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

114th Session (29 June-24 July 2015); 115th Session (19 October-6 November 2015); 116th Session (7-31 March 2016)

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Report of the Human Rights Committee
1 Dec 2017
This annual report of the Human Rights Committee covers the 114th session (29 June-24 July 2015), the 115th session (19 October-6 November 2015), and the 116th session (7-31 March 2016).
GAOR 72ND SUPP44 RPT COMM TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Fifty-eighth Session (25 July-12 August 2016); Fifty-ninth Session (7 November-7 December 2016); Sixtieth Session (18 April-12 May 2017)

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Reports of the Committee Against Torture
13 Oct 2017
This is the annual report to the General Assembly by the Committee against Torture on the fifty-eighth session (25 July-12 August 2016), the fifty-ninth session (7 November-7 December 2016), and the sixtieth session (18 April-12 May 2017).
GAOR 71ST SUPP44 RPT COMM TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Fifty-fifth Session (27 July-14 August 2015); Fifty-sixth Session (9 November-9 December 2015); Fifty-seventh Session (18 April-13 May 2016)

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Reports of the Committee Against Torture
1 Dec 2017
This is the annual report of the Committee against Torture on the fifty-fifth Session (27 July-14 August 2015), the fifty-sixth Session (9 November-9 December 2015), and the fifty-seventh Session (18 April-13 May 2016).
HUMAN RGHTS & CONSTIT MAKING

Human Rights and Constitution Making

25 Jul 2018
This publication explores human rights in the context of constitution making. It notes the important role of participatory processes which should be designed to ensure that consultations with a wide variety of interest groups and vulnerable parts of the populations take place when a new constitut...
EOR 2016 SUPP2 ECOSOC CULT RGTS

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Report on the Fifty-fourth, Fifty-fifth and Fifty-sixth Sessions (23 February-6 March 2015, 1-19 June 2015, 21 September-9 October 2015)

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Report of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
11 Jul 2017
This is the official report on the Fifty-fourth, Fifty-fifth and Fifty-sixth Sessions of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
GAOR 66TH SUPP18 ELIM RACIAL DISCR

Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

Seventy-eighth session (14 February–11 March 2011) Seventy-ninth session (8 August–2 September 2011)

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Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
5 Jun 2017
This is the official record of the Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on the Seventy-eighth session (14 February–11 March 2011) Seventy-ninth session (8 August–2 September 2011).
THE MINNESOTA PROTOCOL (A)

The Minnesota Protocol on the Investigation of Potentially Unlawful Deaths (Arabic language)

United Nations Manual on the Effective Prevention and Investigation of Extra-legal, Arbitrary and Summary Executions

29 Aug 2019
(Arabic language)The Minnesota Protocol on the Investigation of Potentially Unlawful Death (2016) is an updated version of the original UN Manual on the Effective Prevention and Investigation of Extra-legal, Arbitrary and Summary Executions of 1991 (commonly known as the Minnesota Protocol). The ...
THE MINNESOTA PROTOCOL (S)

Protocolo de Minnesota sobre la Investigación de Muertes Potencialmente Ilícitas

Versión revisada del Manual de las Naciones Unidas sobre la Prevención e Investigación Eficaces de las Ejecuciones Extralegales, Arbitrarias o Sumarias

29 Aug 2019
El Protocolo de Minnesota sobre la Investigación de Muertes Potencialmente Ilícitas (2016) establece una norma común de desempeño en la investigación de una muerte potencialmente ilícita y un conjunto común de principios y directrices para los Estados, las instituciones y las personas que partic...