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Reviewing the work and functioning of the Human Rights Council. What are the priority issues? [WP1013]

This conference constitutes the sixth of our annual human rights meetings sponsored by the Norwegian and Swiss Governments, which bring together human rights experts from governments in all regions with practitioners, academics and other non-governmental expertise.

The conference discussed how to approach the forthcoming review of the work and functioning of the Human Rights Council.  It aimed:

  •   To examine how to approach the review procedure;
  •  To identify major issues to be considered during the review;
  •  To share information and perspectives within the international community, and between representations in Geneva and in New York;
  •  To feed into the open-ended intergovernmental working group on the review of the work and functioning of the Human Rights Council scheduled to meet later in 2010.

Date:
Thu 14 - Sat 16 January, 2010
Venue:

Wiston House

Wilton Park
Wiston House, Steyning
West Sussex
BN44 3DZ
+44 (0) 1903 815 020
For more information see Your stay at Wilton Park

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Event no:
WP1013
Themes:
Human rights, good governance and faith, Multilateral institutions, key countries and regions
Tags:
human rights

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