Briefing Note: UN-Habitat and the UPR

By on 01/23/2015

CoverPage-UNHabitat-UPRThe Universal Periodic Review (UPR) is a unique process which involves a review of the human rights records of all UN Member States. The UPR is a State-driven process, under the auspices of the Human Rights Council, which provides the opportunity for each State to declare what actions they have taken to improve the human rights situations in their countries and to fulfill their human rights obligations. As one of the main features of the Council, the UPR is designed to ensure equal treatment for every country when their human rights situations are assessed.

Briefing Note: UN-Habitat and the UPR

Briefing Note: UN-Habitat and the UPR 571.78 KB 299 downloads
Translate »
Main Menu