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UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

23rd regular session of the Human Rights Council (27 May - 14 June 2013)



SESSION REPORT

Report of the Human Rights Council on its 23rd session (A/HRC/23/2) - Advance unedited version


WHAT'S NEW
Documents: Provisional agenda, Draft programme of work, list of reports

Annotations to the agenda (A/HRC/23/1)
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Programme of Work for the 23rd session of the Human Rights Council (provisional; subject to change):
English and French
List of reports for the 23rd session of the Human Rights Council
Calendar of NGO parallel events for HRC23 (Please check the Bulletins of Informal Meetings for the most updated information)



STATEMENTS

Urgent debate on the human rights situation in Syria - Opening Statement by Ms. Navi Pillay, High Commissioner for Human Rights
29 May 2013

Opening Statement by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay at the 23rd session of the Human Rights Council, Geneva
27 May 2013


PANEL DISCUSSIONS

Panel discussion on the contribution of parliaments to the work of the Human Rights Council and its UPR

Panel discussion on the business and human rights agenda by the United Nations system

Annual full day discussion on women’s human rights

Panel discussion on democracy and the rule of law from a human rights perspective


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FEATURE STORIES
Syria: “an intolerable affront to the human conscience”
The Human Rights Council holds its twenty-third regular session from 27 May to 14 June 2013 at the Palais des Nations in Geneva.
28-05-2013