- Earlier this month, between 9 - 12 June, the Human Rights Council (HRC) adopted the 16 Reports of the States reviewed at the fourth session of the UPR Working Group, comprising of: Azerbaijan, Bangladesh
- On Friday 15 May, the Working Group (WG) on the Universal Periodic Review concluded its fifth session. Held from 1 to 15 May, the WG reviewed the following States:
Central African Republic, Monaco, Belize, Chad, Congo, Malta, New Zealand, Afghanistan, Chile, Viet Nam, Uruguay, Yemen, Vanuatu, Macedonia, Comoros and Slovakia.
The fifth session ran smoothly in comparison with session 4 where problems with the list of speakers were encountered.
- Today started the Fifth session of the UPR Working Group. Sixteen States will be reviewed over the next two weeks: Central African Republic, Monaco, Belize, Chad, Congo, Malta, New Zealand, Afghanistan, Chile, Viet Nam, Uruguay, Yemen, Vanuatu, Macedonia, Comoros and Slovakia.
You can now watch the reviews live on UPR-info.org. During those two weeks, do not hesitate to consult our website for up-to-date information, news and documents.
Over the month of April, several events were noteworthy.
UPR Info is please to introduce you with its first newsletter and, by the same occasion, the first newsletter ever on the UPR. For over a year now, UPR Info has strived to develop new ways to keep the actors of the UPR informed about the latest developments in the process, from the changes in the modalities to the upcoming deadlines and the newly released documents. We have done so through our website entirely dedicated to the process and three key steps :