UPR Report adoptions due to take place in March
The Working Group (WG) Reports of States reviewed at the 26th UPR Session (31 October – 11 November 2016) will be adopted from 16 March to 17 March, following which the Item 6 General Debate is scheduled, for discussions on the UPR mechanism. The following States are scheduled to have their WG Reports adopted: Togo, Syria, Venezuela, Iceland, Zimbabwe, Lithuania, Uganda, Timor-Leste, Moldova, Haiti, and South Sudan.
CSOs will have the opportunity to take the floor, more information will follow on registration. The States under Review are expected to publish a written response to the recommendations received at their review.
The OHCHR has also published a preliminary Calendar of Human Rights Council and Council-related meetings for 2017.