2016 Human Rights Council

Friday, January 1, 2016

In 2016 the Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review (UPR) working group reviewed the following states:

  • Session 24 (Jan-Feb 2016): Namibia, Niger, Mozambique, Estonia, Paraguay, Belgium, Denmark, Palau, Somalia, Seychelles, Solomon Islands, Latvia, Sierra Leone, Singapore
  • Session 25 (April - May 2016): Suriname, Greece, Samoa, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Sudan, Hungary, Papua New Guinea, Tajikistan, United Republic of Tanzania, Antigua and Barbuda, Swaziland, Trinidad and Tobago, Thailand, Ireland
  • Session 26 (Oct. - Nov. 2016) : Togo, Syria, Venezuela, Iceland, Zimbabwe, Lithuania, Uganda, Timor Leste, Moldova, Haiti, South Sudan


As part of WILPF's engagement with the Human Rights Council, WILPF's Human Rights Program works to monitor the Universal Periodic Reviews for gender and disarmament issues.

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