2017 Human Rights Council

Thursday, January 5, 2017


In 2017 the Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review (UPR) working group reviewed the following states:

  • Session 27 (April-May 2017): Bahrain, Ecuador, Tunisia, Morocco, Indonesia, Finland, UK, India, Brazil, Philippines, Algeria, Poland, Netherlands, South Africa.
  • Session 28 (Oct-Nov 2017): Czechia, Argentina, Gabon, Ghana, Peru, Guatemala, Benin, the Republic of Korea, Switzerland, Pakistan, Zambia, Japan, Ukraine, Sri Lanka.


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

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