Useful Information


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)

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia

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Saudi Arabia and UN Charter-based Bodies

Saudi Arabia and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2016) CRC/C/SAU/CO/3-4

Committee against Torture
Concluding observations (2016) CAT/C/SAU/CO/2

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2008) CEDAW/C/SAU/CO/2

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2003) CERD/C/62/CO/8

>>Full list of documents in the Treaty Body Database

OHCHR in Saudi Arabia

On 27 June 2012, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between OHCHR and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, represented by the Saudi Human Rights Commission.
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Contact Information


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

Middle East and North Africa Section
Tel. +41 22 928 9153

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