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UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

21st session of the Human Rights Council: Resolutions and decisions


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Resolutions
Human rights situation in Eritrea
5
A/HRC/21/R.5
Adopted without a vote
(confidential procedure)
The human  right to safe drinking water and sanitation
3
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
Promoting human rights and fundamental freedoms through a better understanding of traditional values of humankind: best practices
3
Adopted by a vote on 27.09.12
[25 in favour, 15 against, 7 abstentions]
Enforced or involuntary disappearances
 
3
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
 
Contribution of the United Nations system as a whole to the advancement of the business and human rights agenda and the dissemination and implementation of the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights
3
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
 
Preventable maternal mortality and morbidity and human rights
3
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
 
Right to the truth
 
3
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
 
The use of mercenaries as a mean of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination
3
 
 
 
 
Adopted by a vote on 27.09.12
[34 in favour, 12 against, 1 abstention]
Promotion and protection of a democratic and equitable international order
3
 
 
Adopted by a vote on 27.09.12
[31 in favour, 12 against, 4 abstentions]
Human rights and international solidarity
3
 
 
Adopted by a vote on 27.09.12
[35 in favour, 12 against, 0 abstentions]
Guiding principles on extreme poverty and human rights
3
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
 
Safety of Journalists
3
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
Panel on the negative impact of corruption on the enjoyment of Human Rights
3
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
World Programme for Human Rights Education
 
3
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
Human rights and transitional justice
 
3
 
 
Adopted without a vote on
The rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
3
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
Mandat du Rapporteur spécial sur les incidences sur les Droits de l'Homme de la gestion et de l'élimination écologiquement rationnelle des produits et déchets dangereux
3
 
 
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
Droits de l'homme et questions relatives aux prises d'otages par des terroristes
5
 
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
Promotion of the human rights of peasants and other people working in rural areas
5
 
 
Adopted by a vote on 27.09.12
[23 in favour, 9 against, 15 abstentions]
High-Level Panel to commemorate the twentieth anniversary of the adoption of the Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action
8
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
Enhancement of technical cooperation and capacity-building in the field of human rights
10
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
Technical assistance and capacity-building for Yemen in the field of human rights
10
 
Adopted without a vote on 27.09.12
 
Human rights of older persons
 
3
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 28.09.12
 
Human rights and Indigenous Peoples
 
3
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 28.09.12
 
Situation of human rights in the Republic of Mali
4
 
Adopted without a vote on 28.09.12
 
Human rights situation in the Syrian Arab Republic
4
 
Adopted by a vote on 28.09.12
[41 in favour, 3 against, 3 abstentions]
Technical assistance for the Sudan in the field of Human Rights
10
 
Adopted without a vote on 28.09.12
 
Technical assistance and capacity building for South Sudan in the field of Human Rights
10
Adopted without a vote on 28.09.12
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
 
 
 
 
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 28.09.12
 
Elaboration of complementary standards to the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination
9
 
 
 
Adopted without a vote on 28.09.12
 
Assistance to Somalia in the field of human rights
10
 
Adopted without a vote on 28.09.12
 
The right to development
3
Adopted by a vote on 28.09.12
[46 in favour, 1 against, 0 abstentions]
From rhetoric to reality: a global call for concrete action against racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
9
 
 
Adopted by a vote on 28.09.12
[37 in favour, 1 against, 9 abstentions]
         

Decisions

 

21/101

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Bahrain

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 19.9.2012

21/102

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Ecuador

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 19.9.2012

21/103

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Tunisia

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 19.9.2012

21/104

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Morocco

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 19.9.2012

21/105

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Indonesia

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 19.9.2012

21/106

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Finland

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 19.9.2012

21/107

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 20.9.2012

21/108

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: India

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 20.9.2012

21/109

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Brazil

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 20.9.2012

21/110

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Philippines

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 20.9.2012

21/111

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Algeria

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 20.9.2012

21/112

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Poland

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 20.9.2012

21/113

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Netherlands

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 21.9.2012

21/114

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: South Africa

 

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 21.9.2012