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UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

15th session of the Human Rights Council: Resolutions, decisions and President’s statements



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Voting process


A/HRC/RES/15/1

Follow-up to the report of the independent international  fact-finding mission on the incident of the humanitarian flotilla

1

A/HRC/15/L.33
[orally revised]

Adopted on
29 September 2010
[30 in favour, 1 against, 15 abstentions]

A/HRC/RES/15/2

Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery

3

A/HRC/15/L.9

Adopted on
29 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/3

Independence and impartiality of the judiciary, jurors and assessors and the independence of lawyers

3

A/HRC/15/L.16

Adopted on
29 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/4

The right to education: follow-up to Human Rights Council resolution 8/4

3

A/HRC/15/L.19
[orally revised]

Adopted on
29 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/5

Forensic genetics and human rights

3

A/HRC/15/L.29

Adopted on
29 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/6

Follow-up to the report of the Committee of independent experts in international humanitarian and human rights law established pursuant to Council resolution 13/9

7

A/HRC/15/L.34
[orally revised]

Adopted on
29 September 2010
[27 in favour, 1 against, 19 abstentions]

A/HRC/RES/15/7

Human rights and indigenous peoples

3

A/HRC/15/L.5

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/8

Adequate housing as a component of the right to an adequate standard of living

3

A/HRC/15/L.13

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/9

Human rights and access to safe drinking water and sanitation

3

A/HRC/15/L.14

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/10

Elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members

3

A/HRC/15/L.18
[orally revised]

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/11

World Programme for Human Rights Education: adoption of the plan of action for the second phase

3

A/HRC/15/L.26
[orally revised]

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/12

The use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination

3

A/HRC/15/L.31

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[31 in favour, 13 against, 2 abstentions]

A/HRC/RES/15/13

Human rights and international solidarity

3

A/HRC/15/L.32

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[32 in favour, 14 against, 0 abstention]

A/HRC/RES/15/14

Human rights and indigenous peoples: mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples

3

A/HRC/15/L.6
[orally revised]

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/15

Protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism: mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism

3

A/HRC/15/L.7
[orally revised]

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/16

Human rights of migrants

3

A/HRC/15/L.8/Rev.1
[orally revised]

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/17

Preventable maternal mortality and morbidity and human rights: follow-up to Council resolution 11/8

3

A/HRC/15/L.27
[orally revised]

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/18

Arbitrary detention

3

A/HRC/15/L.24
[orally revised]

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/19

Draft guiding principles on extreme poverty and human rights

3

A/HRC/15/L.25

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/20

Advisory services and technical assistance for Cambodia

10

A/HRC/15/L.17
[orally revised]

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/21

The rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association

3

A/HRC/15/L.23
[orally revised]

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/22

Right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health

3

A/HRC/15/L.28
[orally revised]

Adopted on
30 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/23

Elimination of discrimination against women

3

A/HRC/15/L.15
[orally revised]

Adopted on
1 October 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/RES/15/24

Human rights and unilateral coercive measures

3

A/HRC/15/L.11

Adopted on
1 October 2010
[32 in favour, 14 against, 0 abstention]

A/HRC/RES/15/25

The right to development

3

A/HRC/15/L.12
[orally revised]

Adopted on
1 October 2010
[45 in favour, 0 against, 1 abstention]

A/HRC/RES/15/26

Open-ended intergovernmental working group to consider the possibility of elaborating an international regulatory framework on the regulation, monitoring and oversight of the activities of private military and security companies

3

A/HRC/15/L.22
[orally revised]

Adopted on
1 October 2010
[32 in favour, 12 against, 3 abstentions]

A/HRC/RES/15/27

Situation of human rights in the Sudan

4

A/HRC/15/L.3
[amended]

Adopted on
1 October 2010
[25 in favour, 18 against, 3 abstentions]

A/HRC/RES/15/28

Assistance to Somalia in the field of human rights

10

A/HRC/15/L.28
[orally revised]

Adopted on
1 October 2010
[without a vote]


DECISIONS
         

A/HRC/DEC/15/101

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Kyrgyzstan

6

n/a

Adopted on
21 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/102

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Guinea

6

n/a

Adopted on
21 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/103

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Lao People's Democratic Republic

6

n/a

Adopted on
21 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/104

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Spain

6

n/a

Adopted on
21 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/105

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Lesotho

6

n/a

Adopted on
21 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/106

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Kenya

6

n/a

Adopted on
22 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/107

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Armenia

6

n/a

Adopted on
22 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/108

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Sweden

6

n/a

Adopted on
22 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/109

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Grenada

6

n/a

Adopted on
22 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/110

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Turkey

6

n/a

Adopted on
22 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/111

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Guyana

6

n/a

Adopted on
23 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/112

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Kuwait

6

n/a

Adopted on
23 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/113

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Belarus

6

n/a

Adopted on
23 September 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/114

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Kiribati

6

n/a

Adopted on
1 October 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/115

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Guinea Bissau

6

n/a

Adopted on
1 October 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/116

Human rights and issues related to terrorist hostage-taking

3

A/HRC/15/L.20
[orally revised]

Adopted on
1 October 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/DEC/15/117

Nelson Mandela International Day

9

A/HRC/15/L.21
[orally revised]

Adopted on
1 October 2010
[without a vote]


PRESIDENTIAL STATEMENTS

A/HRC/PRST/15/1

Technical assistance and capacity-building in Haiti

10

A/HRC/15/L.4

Adopted on
1 October 2010
[without a vote]

A/HRC/PRST/15/2

[no title]

1

n/a

Adopted on
1 October 2010