- UPR Info, in cooperation with the Permanent Mission of the Netherlands, the Permanent Mission of Haiti, and the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, is organising a seminar on The role of Recommending States at the UPR on Thursday 5 October, from 10:00 to 12:00, Room XXIV, in Palais des Nations.
On 15th and 16th August 2017, UPR Info participated in the Advocacy Factsheet Development Workshop held at the Danish Embassy in Accra, Ghana. The meeting was opened by the Her Excellency Tove Degnbol, the Ambassador of Denmark.
Between 9 and 11 August, UPR Info Africa delivered a presentation on Best Practices for the Implementation of the Recommendations at the Uganda Interactive Dialogue workshop between Government and members of the Civil and Political Rights Cluster Group that was organised by FHRI and ACTV.UPR Info is pleased to invite you to the next round of Pre-sessions on States to be reviewed at the 29th UPR Working Group session (15-26 January 2018): Bahamas; Barbados; Botswana; Burundi; France; Israel; Liechtenstein; Luxembourg; Mali; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia; Tonga; and United Arab Emirates.
On 12-13 August 2017, the Working Group on Human Rights in India and the UN (WGHR), in partnership with UPR Info, organised a post-UPR civil society strategy workshop in New Delhi, India. The event gathered some 60 participants from more than 13 states across India, representing a wide spectrum of rights holders, including: children; women; human rights defenders; persons living with disabilities;