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UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

18th session of the Human Rights Council: Resolutions, decisions and President’s statements


RESOLUTIONS


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 18/1

The human right to safe drinking water

3

A/HRC/18/L.1

Adopted 28 September 2011
[without vote]

18/2

Preventable maternal mortality and morbidity

3

A/HRC/18/L.8

Adopted 28 September 2011
[without vote]

18/3

Panel to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration on the rights of Persons Belonging to National or Ethnic, Religious and Linguistic Minorities

3

A/HRC/18/L.7

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/4

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

3

A/HRC/18/L.11

Adopted 29 September 2011
[31  in favour,  11 against,  4 abstentions]

18/5

Human rights and international solidarity

3

A/HRC/18/L.12

Adopted  29 September 2011
[33 in favour, 12 against, 1 abstention]

18/6

Promotion of a democratic and equitable international order

3

A/HRC/18/L.13

Adopted  29 September 2011
[29 in favour, 12 against, 5 abstentions]

18/7

Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparations and guarantees of non-recurrence

3

A/HRC/18/L.22

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/8

Human rights and indigenous peoples

3

A/HRC/18/L.23

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/9

The resumption of Libya’s membership in the Human Rights Council

1

A/HRC/18/L.35

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/10

Human rights and issues related to terrorist hostage-taking

3

A/HRC/18/L.3

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/11

Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the implications for human rights of the  environmentally sound management and disposal of hazardous substances and waste

3

A/HRC/18/L.6

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/12

Human rights in the administration of justice, in particular juvenile justice

3

A/HRC/18/L.9

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/13

The role of prevention in the promotion and protection of human rights

3

A/HRC/18/L.21

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/14

Regional arrangements for the promotion and protection of
human rights

3

A/HRC/18/L.29/Rev.1

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/15

The incompatibility between democracy and racism

9

A/HRC/18/L.20

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/16

Technical assistance to the Sudan in the field of human rights

10

A/HRC/18/L.4

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/17

Technical assistance and capacity-building to South Sudan in the field of human rights

10

A/HRC/18/L.5/Rev.1

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/18

Enhancement of technical cooperation and capacity-building in the field of human rights

10

A/HRC/18/L.24/Rev.1

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/19

Technical assistance and capacity-building in the Republic of Yemen in the field of human rights

10

A/HRC/18/L.32

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/20

Panel on the promotion and protection of human rights in a multicultural context including through combating xenophobia, discrimination and intolerance

3

A/HRC/18/L.17

Adopted 29 September 2011
[37  in favour,  1 against,  8 abstentions]

18/21

Human rights of migrants

3

A/HRC/18/L.10/Rev.1

Adopted 30 September 2011
[without vote]

18/22

Human rights and climate change

3

A/HRC/18/L.26/Rev.1

Adopted 30 September 2011
[without vote]

18/23

Promoting awareness, understanding and application of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights through Sport and the Olympic Ideal

8

A/HRC/18/L.18/Rev.1

Adopted 30 September 2011
[without vote]

18/24

Advisory Services and technical assistance for Burundi                                         

10

A/HRC/18/L.2

Adopted 30 September 2011
[without vote]

18/25

Advisory services and technical assistance for Cambodia

10

A/HRC/18/L.25

Adopted 30 September 2011
[without vote]

18/26

The right to development

3

A/HRC/18/L.15

Adopted 30 September 2011
[45  in favour,  0 against,  1 abstention]

18/27

From rhetoric to reality: Global call for concrete action against racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance

9

A/HRC/18/L.31

Adopted 30 September 2011
[35  in favour,  1 against,  10 abstentions]

18/28

Mandate of the Working Group  of Experts on People of African Descent

9

A/HRC/18/L.30

Adopted 30 September 2011
[without vote]

DECISIONS


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18/117

Reporting by the Secretary General on the question of death penalty

1

A/HRC/18/L.28

Adopted 28 September 2011
[without vote]

18/118

Cooperation with the United Nations, its representatives and mechanisms in the field of human rights

5

A/HRC/18/L.19

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/119

Panel on freedom of expression on the Internet

3

A/HRC/18/L.27

Adopted 29 September 2011
[without vote]

18/120

Human rights and coercive measures

3

A/HRC/18/L.16

Adopted 30 September 2011
[34  in favour,  12 against,  0 abstentions]

18/121

Procedural decision on the annual cycle of the Advisory Committee

5

 

Adopted 30 September 2011
[without vote]

PRESIDENT'S STATEMENTS


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PRST/1

President’s statement on technical assistance and capacity building for Haiti

10

 

Adopted 30 September 2011

PRST/2

President’s statement

2

 

Adopted 30 September 2011