Useful Information


OHCHR report 2015 OHCHR Report 2015
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)



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Haiti and UN Charter-based Bodies

Haiti and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2016) CEDAW/C/HTI/CO/8-9

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2016) CRC/C/HTI/CO/2-3

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2014) CCPR/C/HTI/CO/1

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2001) CERD/C/304/Add.84

>>Full list of documents in the Treaty Body Database

OHCHR in Haiti

Representing the OHCHR in Haiti, the Human Rights Section (HRS) continued to monitor the work of police, judicial and prison officials, reported and advocated with the responsible state agencies on human rights violations. It worked closely with the Haitian National Police General Inspection, in concert with UNPOL, to improve investigation of cases of excessive use of force, illegal arrest, abuse of power and cruel and inhuman treatment.
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Contact Information


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

Americas Section
Tel. + 41 22 928 9167


United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH)
Tel. +509 37 02 65 or +509 22 44 20 50, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Email: minustahchiefhumanrightssection@un.org

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OHCHR in the field

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Country Offices

Human Rights Components of Peace Missions

Human Rights Advisors

Action 2

Technical Cooperation Programme

National Human Rights Institutions