News

  • Information on the 2011 HRC review

    UPR Info will be closely monitoring the review of the Human Rights Council that will take place in 2011. To this aim, we have set up a specific page which contains explanation of the review process and provides the key documents.

     

    See the page here

  • New proposals for the list of speakers

    Following the first proposal released last September to solve the problems with the list of speakers (see our news here), two new proposals (option 2 and 3) have emerged recently.

  • UPR Info's article in UN magazine

    UPR Info published an article in the March issue of UNSpecial, the United Nations magazine. The article provides an analysis of UPR recommendations and details the different activities of UPR Info on this issue.

    Article:

    THE UPR AND ITS RECOMMENDATIONS

  • States under Review asked by the HRC President to provide responses to recommendations

    The President of the Human Rights Council, H.E. Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen, asked the three States under Review this morning to provide answers on recommendations left pending. He stated that according to Resolution 5/1, the SuR must identify the accepted recommendations and take note of the others. On this basis, he requested Eritrea, Cyprus and the Dominican Republic to conform with the procedures and give responses.

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