Belarus

Next review: 2025

Timeline for UPR engagement in the current cycle

Review phasei
Close
From the date of the Working Group session until the Adoption outcome report (approximately 4- 6 months)
Follow up phasei
Close
Approximately 3 years starting from the Adoption of the outcome reports
National consultations and drafting phasei
Close
1 year before the next Working Group
Advocacy phasei
Close
Other Stakeholders Report deadline until Working group session (approximately 7 months)
UPR Working Group
11-2020
Adoption outcome report
05-2021
Stakeholders report deadline
03-2025
National report deadline
07-2025
Pre session
10-2025
UPR Working Group
11-2025

Official OHCHR documents

National report

National report

National Report- Belarus

Summary of other stakeholders information

Summary of other stakeholders information

Summary of other stakeholders Information- Belarus

Civil society and other submissions

Civil society and other submissions

Belarusian Association of Journalists - 36h Pre-session Statement
Belarusian Helsinki Committee- 36th session Statement
Belarusian National Youth Council RADA-36th session Statement
ECOM - 36th Pre-session Statement
Human Rights Center Viasna- 36th Pre-session Statement

NGO submissions

ADF International
AHR Advocate for Human Rights
Belarusian National Youth Council
Committee to Protect Journalists- Belarus
Ecohome
Equality Now
European Center of Law and Justice- Belarus
Forum 8
Global Initiative End All Corporal Punishment of Children
Human Rights Watch
International Campaign to abolish nuclear weapons- Belarus
International fellowship of reconciliation
Joint Submission 1
Joint submission 2
Joint submission 3
Joint Submission 4
Joint Submission 5
Joint Submission 6

Adoption in the Plenary session

Report of the Working group (final)

A/HRC/46/5

Addendum

A/HRC/46/5 - Addendum

Follow-up

Miscellaneous documents

Letter from OHCHR on Implementation in 3rd Cycle

Official OHCHR documents

National report

National report

A/HRC/WG.6/22/BLR/1

Annex National report

A/HRC/WG.6/22/BLR/1 - Annex

Compilation of UN information

Compilation of UN information

A/HRC/WG.6/22/BLR/2

Summary of other stakeholders information

Summary of other stakeholders information

A/HRC/WG.6/22/BLR/3

Civil society and other submissions

NGO submissions

Afghan Community - Afghan Community - International Charity Organisation of Afghan refugees "Afghan Community"
BCF - Belarussian Children's Fund
BCH (Belarus) - Belarussian Children’s Hospice (Белорусский детский хоспис)
BCIE(E) - Belarusian Confederation of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (Employers) (Белорусская научно-промышленная ассоциация)
BDC - Belarusian Documentation Center
BDC - Belarusian Documentation Center - Annex
BRPO - Belarussian Republican Pioneers’ Organization (Белорусская республиканская пионерская организация)
BS ISHR - International Society for Human Rights (Belarus section)
BUEE - Business Union of Entrepreneurs and Employers – “Prof. M S Kunyavskii" (Бизнес союз предпринимателей и нанимателей имени профессора М.С.Кунявского)
BWC - Business Women Club
CNFV - Children-Not for Violence
CWPD - Centre for Women’s Personal Development (Центр личностного развития женщин)
Ecoom - Analytical Centre EcooM (Аналитический центр "Медиафакт-Эко" ООО)
ERT - The Equal Rights Trust
ERT - The Equal Rights Trust - Annex
Evolution - International Non-governmental Association «EVOLUTION»
FLD - Front Line - The International Foundation for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders
FLD - Front Line - The International Foundation for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders - Annex
FN - Freedom Now
Freemuse - Freemuse
Freemuse - Freemuse - Annex
GayBelarus - LGBT Human Rights Project “GayBelarus”
GayBelarus - LGBT Human Rights Project “GayBelarus” - Annex
Gender Perspectives - International public association 'Gender perspectives"
Gender Perspectives - International public association 'Gender perspectives" - Annex
GIEACPC - Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children
HRW - Human Rights Watch
JS1 - Joint Submission 1
JS2 - Joint Submission 2
JS2 - Joint Submission 2 - Annex
JS3 - Joint Submission 3
JS3 - Joint Submission 3 - Annex
JS4 - Joint Submission 4
JS4 - Joint Submission 4 - Annex
JS5 - Joint Submission 5
JS6 - Joint Submission 6
JS6 - Joint Submission 6 - Annex
SСAF - Support Center SСAF

Annex NGO submissions

BDC - Belarusian Documentation Center - Annex
ERT - The Equal Rights Trust - Annex
FLD - Front Line - The International Foundation for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders - Annex
Freemuse - Freemuse - Annex
GayBelarus - LGBT Human Rights Project “GayBelarus” - Annex
Gender Perspectives - International public association 'Gender perspectives" - Annex
JS2 - Joint Submission 2 - Annex
JS3 - Joint Submission 3 - Annex
JS4 - Joint Submission 4 - Annex
JS6 - Joint Submission 6 - Annex

UN Agencies submissions

UNCT Belarus - United Nations Country Team in the Republic of Belarus
UNCT Belarus - United Nations Country Team in the Republic of Belarus - Annex
UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

Annex UN Agencies submissions

UNCT Belarus - United Nations Country Team in the Republic of Belarus - Annex

Other submissions

OSCE-ODIHR - Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights/Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

Review in the Working Group

Report of the Working group (draft)

A/HRC/WG.6/22/L.1

Questions written in advance

Advance written questions

Adoption in the Plenary session

Report of the Working group (final)

A/HRC/30/3

Addendum

A/HRC/30/3/Add.1

Report of the HRC session

SHE CSO- 36th session Statement

Oral statement by the State under Review (adoption)

Statement by Belarus

Oral statement by other stakeholders (adoption)

Action Canada for Population and Development
Amnesty International
CIVICUS
Human Rights House Foundation

Official OHCHR documents

National report

National report

A/HRC/WG.6/8/BLR/1

Compilation of UN information

Compilation of UN information

A/HRC/WG.6/8/BLR/2

Summary of other stakeholders information

Summary of other stakeholders information

A/HRC/WG.6/8/BLR/3

Civil society and other submissions

NGO submissions

AI - Amnesty International
BAACYPD - Belarusian Ass. Assist Child Young People Disable
BAEE - Business Association Entrepreneur Employer
BAUNESCOC - Belarusian Associationo of UNESCO Clubs
BCF - Belarusian Childrens Fund
BJU - Belarussian Journalists Union
BPAV - Belarusian Public Association Veterans
BYWCA - Young Womens Christian Asso. Veterans
CIVICUS - CIVICUSWorld Alliance for Citizen Participation
CNFV
CPTI - Conscience and Peace Tax International
CSW - Christian Solidarity Worldwide
ECLJ - European Centre for Law and Justice
Forum 18 - Forum 18 News Service
Gay Belarus
GIEACPC - Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children
HRW - Human Rights Watch
ICJ - International Commission of Jurists
IRPP - Institute on Religion and Public Policy
JC - Jubilee Campaign
JS 1 - Joint Submission 1
JS 2 - Joint Submission 2
JS 3 - Joint Submission 3
ODVV - Organization for Defending Victims of Violence
PANIMANIE
TEMAIC - Tema Information Center

UN Agencies submissions

UNCT - United Nations Country Team
UNODC - United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Other submissions

CIS - Executive Committee Commonwealth Independent States
CoE - Council of Europe
CoE - Council of Europe - Annex
CoE - Council of Europe - Group of States against Corruption

Annex Other submissions

CoE - Council of Europe - Annex
CoE - Council of Europe - Group of States against Corruption

Review in the Working Group

Report of the Working group (draft)

A/HRC/WG.6/8/L.15

Questions written in advance

Advanced written questions

Questions written in advance additional

Advanced written questions

Adoption in the Plenary session

Report of the Working group (final)

A/HRC/15/16

Addendum

A/HRC/15/16/Add.1
A/HRC/15/16/Add.1

Report of the HRC session

A/HRC/15/60: Report of the Human Rights Council on its fifteenth session

Oral statement by the State under Review (adoption)

Statement by Belarus

Oral statement by other stakeholders (adoption)

AI - Amnesty International
CIVICUS - World Alliance for Citizens Participation
Conscience and Peace Tax International
International Lesbian and Gay Human Rights Commission
Northern Alliance for Sustainability
RADDHO

Follow-up

State's Mid-term report

Belarus' National Mid-term Report (2012)
Belarus' National Mid-term Report (2012) - Annex

State's Mid-term report annex

Belarus' National Mid-term Report (2012) - Annex

Mid-term Implementation Assessment

UPR Info's Mid-term Implementation Assessment