Human Rights Council 35

On 6 June 2017, the Human Rights Council opened its thirty-fifth regular session.

When: Tuesday, 6. June 2017
To: Friday, 23. June 2017
Where: Gevenva, Palace of Nations
Host: United Nations

Ahead of the 35th session of the Human Rights Council, Florian Irminger, Head of Advocacy at HRHF, discussed HRHF’s priorities for the session in its May 2017 Newsletter.

Highlights from the sesson include:

  • Interactive dialogue with the UN Special Rapporteur on assembly and association at HRC 35, including the presentation of the report Mapping the Achievements of Civil Society (6 June)
  • Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers at HRC 35 (12 June)
  • General debate on Item 4 – human rights situations that require the Council’s attention (15 June)
  • General debate at HRC 35 on the Universal Periodic Review (16 June)
  • Interactive dialogue on regular periodic update on Ukraine at HRC 35 (21 June)



June 19, 2018

Конкурс на выкананне працы аналітыка па тэме “Правы чалавека і бізнэс”

Беларускі дом правоў чалавека імя Б. Звозскава з экспертнай падтрымкай РПГА “Беларускі Хельсінкскі Камітэт” аб’яўляе конкурс на выкананне працы аналітыка па тэме “Правы чалавека і бізнэс”.

June 19, 2018

Renew mandate of Special Rapporteur on Belarus

In a joint letter, HRHF urges delegations at the UN Human Rights Council (HRC38) to support the renewal of the mandate of the Special Rapporteur on Belarus.

June 18, 2018

HRHF statement on assembly and association #HRC38

Speaking during a dialogue on the freedoms of association and assembly, Human Rights House Foundation delivered the following statement to the UN Human Rights Council #HRC38.