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UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

17th session of the Human Rights Council: Resolutions, decisions and President’s statements

RESOLUTIONS


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 17/1

Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially in women and children

3

A/HRC/17/L.2

Adopted on  16 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/2

Independence of judges and lawyers

3

A/HRC/17/L.10

Adopted on  16 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/3

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

 

3

A/HRC/17/L.11

Adopted on  16 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/4

Human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises

3

A/HRC/17/L.17/Rev.1

Adopted on  16 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/5

Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary and arbitrary executions

3

A/HRC/17/L.19

Adopted on  16 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/6

Mandate of the independent expert on human rights and international solidarity

3

A/HRC/17/L.21

Adopted on  16  June 2011
[32  in  favour, 14 against, 0 abstentions]

17/7

The effects of foreign debt and other related international financial obligations of States on the full enjoyment of all human rights, particularly economic, social and cultural rights

3

A/HRC/17/L.24

Adopted on  16 June 2011
[30  in  favour, 13  against, 3 abstentions]

17/8

Proclamation of 19 August as the International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism

3

A/HRC/17/L.25

Adopted on  16 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/9

National institutions for the promotion and protection of human rights

8

A/HRC/17/L.18

Adopted on  16 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/10

Follow-up the report of the Independent International Fact Finding Mission on the incident of the Humanitarian Flotilla

1

A/HRC/17/L.1

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[36  in  favour, 1 against, 8 abstentions]

17/11

Accelerating efforts to eliminate all forms of violence against women

3

A/HRC/17/L.6

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/12

Human rights of migrants: mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants

3

A/HRC/17/L.12

Adopted without a vote
(34th meeting, 17 June)

17/13

Extreme poverty and human rights

3

A/HRC/17/L.15

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/14

Right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard  of physical and mental health in the context of development and access to medicines

3

A/HRC/17/L.16

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/15

Promotion of the enjoyment of the cultural rights of everyone and respect for cultural diversity

3

A/HRC/17/L.22

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/16

Promotion of the right of peoples to peace

3

A/HRC/17/L.23

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[32 in  favour, 14  against, no abstentions]

17/17

Human rights situation in the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

4

A/HRC/17/L.3

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/18

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child

5

A/HRC/17/L.8

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/19

Human rights, sexual orientation and gender identity

8

A/HRC/17/L.9/Rev.1

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[23 in  favour, 19  against, 3 abstentions]

17/20

Technical assistance and cooperation on human rights for Kyrgyzstan

10

A/HRC/17/L.5

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/21

Assistance to Côte d'Ivoire in the field of human rights

10

A/HRC/17/L.27

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/22

Migrants and asylum seekers fleeing from events in North Africa

3

A/HRC/17/L.13

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[32  in  favour, 14 against, no abstentions]

17/23

The negative impact of the non-repatriation of funds of illicit origin to the countries of origin on the enjoyment of human rights

3

A/HRC/17/L.26

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[32  in  favour, 2 against, 12 abstentions]

17/24

Human rights situation  in Belarus

4

A/HRC/17/L.20/Rev.1

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[21 in  favour, 5 against, 19 abstentions]

17/25

Assistance to Somalia in the field of human rights

10

A/HRC/17/L.14

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[ without a vote]

DECISIONS


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17/101

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Nauru

6

n/a

Adopted on
7 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/102

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Rwanda

6

n/a

Adopted on
7 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/103

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Nepal

6

n/a

Adopted on
7 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/104

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Saint Lucia

6

n/a

Adopted on
7 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/105

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Oman

6

n/a

Adopted on
7 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/106

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Austria

6

n/a

Adopted on
7 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/107

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Myanmar

6

n/a

Adopted on
8 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/108

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Australia

6

n/a

Adopted on
8 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/109

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Georgia

6

n/a

Adopted on
8 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/110

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Saint Kitts and Nevis

6

n/a

Adopted on
8 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/111

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Sao Tome and Principe

6

n/a

Adopted on
8 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/112

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Namibia

6

n/a

Adopted on
8 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/113

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Niger

6

n/a

Adopted on
9 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/114

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Mozambique

6

n/a

Adopted on
9 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/115

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Estonia

6

n/a

Adopted on
9 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/116

Outcome of the universal periodic review: Paraguay

6

n/a

Adopted on
9 June 2011
[without a vote]

17/117

Procedural decision

2

A/HRC/17/L.28

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/118

Office of the President

1

A/HRC/17/L.7/Rev.1

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[ without a vote]

17/119

Follow up to the Human Rights Council Resolution 16/21 with regard to the Universal Periodic Review

1

A/HRC/17/L.29

Adopted on  17 June 2011
[ without a vote]