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UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

19th session of the Human Rights Council: Resolutions, decisions and President’s statements


RESOLUTIONS


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19/1

 

The escalating grave human rights violations and the deteriorating humanitarian situation in the Syrian Arab Republic

 

A/HRC/19/L.1

Adopted on 1 March 2012
[37 in favour, 3 against, 3 abstentions]
Voting Record

19/2

Promoting reconciliation and accountability in Sri Lanka

2

A/HRC/19/L.2

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[24 in favour, 15 against, 8 abstentions]
Voting Record

19/3

Composition of staff of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

2

A/HRC/19/L.19

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[33 in favour, 12 against, 2 abstentions]
Voting Record

19/4

Adequate housing as a component of the right to an adequate standard of living in the context of disaster settings

3

A/HRC/19/L.4

Adopted as orally revised on 22 March 2012
[without vote]

19/5

 

Question of the realization in all countries of economic, social and cultural rights

3

A/HRC/19/L.10/Rev.1

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[without vote]

19/6

Mandate of Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights

3

A/HRC/19/L.18  

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[without vote]

19/7

The right to food

3

A/HRC/19/L.21

Adopted as orally revised on 22 March 2012
[without vote]

19/8

Freedom of Religion or Belief

3

A/HRC/19/L.23

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[without vote]

19/9

Birth registration and the right of everyone to recognition everywhere as a person before the law

3

A/HRC/19/L.24

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[without vote]

19/10

Human rights and the environment

3

A/HRC/19/L.8/Rev.1

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[without vote]

19/11

 

Participation in political and public life by persons with disabilities

3

A/HRC/19/L.9/Rev.1

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[without vote]

19/12

The situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran

4

A/HRC/19/L.22

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[22 in favour, 5 against, 20 abstentions]
Voting Record

19/13

Situation of human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea

4

A/HRC/19/L.29

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[without vote]

19/14

Human rights in the occupied Syrian Golan

7

A/HRC/19/L.3

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[33 in favour, 1 against, 13 abstentions]
Voting Record

19/15

Right of the Palestinian people to self-determination

7

A/HRC/19/L.33

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[46 in favour, 1 against, no abstention]
Voting Record

19/16

Human rights situation in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem

7

A/HRC/19/L.34

Adopted as orally revised on 22 March 2012
[44 in favour, 1 against and 2 abstentions]
Voting Record

19/17

Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and in the occupied Syrian Golan

7

A/HRC/19/L.35

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[36 in favour, 1 against and 10 abstentions]
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19/18

Follow-up to the report of the United Nations Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict

7

A/HRC/19/L.36

Adopted on 22 March 2012
[29 in favour, 1 against, 17 abstentions]
Voting Record

19/19

Protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism

3

A/HRC/19/L.25/Rev.1

Adopted on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/20

 

The role of good governance in the promotion and protection of human rights

3

A/HRC/19/L.26

Adopted as orally revised on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/21

 

Situation of human rights in Myanmar

4

A/HRC/19/L.30

Adopted as orally revised on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/22

 

Human rights situation in the Syrian Arab Republic

4

A/HRC/19/L.38/Rev.1

Adopted on 23 March 2012
[40 in favour, 3 against and 3 abstentions]
Voting Record

19/23

Forum on Minority Issues

5

A/HRC/19/L.11

Adopted as amended by L.42 on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/24

The Social Forum

5

A/HRC/19/L.20

Adopted as orally revised on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/25

Combating intolerance, negative stereotyping and stigmatization of, and discrimination, incitement to violence and violence against, persons based on religion or belief

9

A/HRC/19/L.7

Adopted on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/26

Voluntary Trust Fund for Least Developed Countries and Small Island Developing States

10

A/HRC/19/L.6

Adopted on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/27

 

Situation des droits de l'homme en République Démocratique du Congo et renforcement de la coopération technique et des services consultatifs

10

A/HRC/19/L.15/Rev.1

Adopted as orally revised on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/28

Assistance to Somalia in the field of human rights

10

A/HRC/19/L.28/Rev.1

Adopted on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/29

 

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

10

A/HRC/19/L.37/Rev.1

Adopted on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/30

 

Renforcement de la coopération technique et des services consultatifs en République de Guinée

10

A/HRC/19/L.40

Adopted on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/31

 

Integrity of the judicial system

3

A/HRC/19/L.5/Rev.1

Adopted as orally revised on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/32

 

Human rights and unilateral coercive measures

3

A/HRC/19/L.12

Adopted as orally revised on 23 March 2012
[35 in favour, 12 against and no abstention]
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19/33

Enhancement of international cooperation in the field of human rights

3

A/HRC/19/L.13/Rev.1

 

Adopted as orally revised on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/34

The right to development

3

A/HRC/19/L.14

Adopted as orally revised on 23 March 2012
[46 in favour, 0 against, 1 abstention]
Voting Record

19/35

Promotion and protection of human rights in the context of peaceful protests

3

A/HRC/19/L.17

Adopted on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/36

Human rights, democracy and the rule of law

3

A/HRC/19/L.27

Adopted as orally revised on 23 March 2012
[43 in favour, 0 against, 2 abstentions]
Voting Record

19/37

 

Rights of the child

3

A/HRC/19/L.31

Adopted as orally revised on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

19/38

 

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/19/L.16/Rev.1

Adopted as orally revised on 23 March 2012
[35 in favour, 1 against, 11 abstentions]
Voting Record

19/39

 

Assistance to Libya in the field of human rights

10

A/HRC/19/L.39/Rev.1

Adopted as orally revised on 23 March 2012
[without vote]

DECISIONS


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19/119

Task Force on secretariat services, accessibility for persons with disabilities and use of information technology

1

A/HRC/DEC/19/119
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PRESIDENT'S STATEMENTS


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PRST 19/1

 

President’s statement

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PRST 19/2

 

Assistance technique et renforcement des capacités à Haïti

10

 

Adopted as orally revised on 23 March 2012
[without vote]