Useful Information

Country Mandates Established
by the CHR/HRC

Standing invitations to Special Procedures

Regional Members of the Human Rights Council:

Belgium 2018
Croatia 2019
Georgia 2018
Germany 2018
Hungary 2019
Kyrgyzstan 2018
Slovakia 2020
Slovenia 2018
Spain 2020
Switzerland 2018
Ukraine 2020
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 2019

Voluntary Pledges and Commitments


OHCHR report 2016 OHCHR Report 2016
OHCHR Management Plan 2014-2017 OHCHR Management Plan 2014-2017
Brochure: Human Rights in action Human Rights in Action (PDF)
Working with the United Nations Human Rights Programme: A Handbook for Civil Society A Handbook for Civil Society (PDF)

Europe and Central Asia region

Contact Information


Field Operations and Technical Cooperation Division (FOTCD)
Contact is in Geneva, Switzerland.

Europe and Central Asia Section
Tel. +41 22 928 9294 or +41 22 928 9279

Regional Offices/Centres

Regional Office for Europe

Central Asia

Other OHCHR Offices



United Nations Country Teams in Europe, North America and Central and the Caucasus Region

Other UN links

External links

Geneva Conventions

ILO Conventions

Refugee Conventions

Council of Europe

European Union

Organization of American States

International Criminal Court

Inter-American Commission for Human Rights

Inter-American Court of Human Rights

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

International Monetary Fund

World Bank

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