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UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

34th session of the Human Rights Council (27 February to 24 March 2017)


Resolutions, decision and President’s statement

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RESOLUTIONS


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34/1 Promoting reconciliation, accountability and human rights in Sri Lanka2 A/HRC/34/L.1Adopted without a vote, 56th meeting, 23 March 2017
 34/2 Promotion of the enjoyment of the cultural rights of everyone and respect for cultural diversity3 A/HRC/34/L.2Adopted without a vote, 56th meeting, 23 March 2017
 34/3 Mandate of the Independent Expert on 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 rights3 A/HRC/34/L.3Adopted by a recorded vote (31 to 16, with 0 abstentions), 56th meeting, 23 March 2017
 34/4 Question of the realization in all countries of economic, social and cultural rights3 A/HRC/34/L.4/Rev.1Adopted without a vote, 56th meeting, 23 March 2017
 34/5 Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders3 A/HRC/34/L.5Adopted as orally revised without a vote, 56th meeting, 23 March 2017
 34/6 Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on minority issues3 A/HRC/34/L.6Adopted without a vote, 56th meeting, 23 March 2017
 34/7 The right to privacy in the digital age3 A/HRC/34/L.7/Rev.1Adopted without a vote, 56th meeting, 23 March 2017
 34/8 Effects of terrorism on the enjoyment of all human rights3 A/HRC/34/L.9Adopted by a recorded vote (28 to 15, with 4 abstentions), 56th meeting, 23 March 2017
 34/9 Adequate housing as a component of the right to an adequate standard of living and the right to non-discrimination in this context3 A/HRC/34/L.12Adopted without a vote, 56th meeting, 23 March 2017
 34/10 Freedom of religion or belief3 A/HRC/34/L.15Adopted without a vote, 56th meeting, 23 March 2017
 34/11 The negative impact of the non-repatriation of funds of illicit origin to the countries of origin on the enjoyment of human rights, and the importance of improving international cooperation3 A/HRC/34/L.16/Rev.1Adopted by a recorded vote (30 to 1, with 16 abstentions), 56th meeting, 23 March 2017
 34/12 The right to food3 A/HRC/34/L.21Adopted as orally revised by a recorded vote (45 to 1, with 1 abstention), 56th meeting, 23 March 2017
 34/13 Human rights and unilateral coercive measures3 A/HRC/34/L.14Adopted by a recorded vote (32 to 14, with 0 abstentions), 57th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/14 Right to work3 A/HRC/34/L.22Adopted without a vote, 57th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/15 Birth registration and the right of everyone to recognition everywhere as a person before the law3 A/HRC/34/L.24Adopted without a vote, 57th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/16 Rights of the child: protection of the rights of the child in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development3 A/HRC/34/L.25Adopted as orally revised without a vote, 57th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/17 Regional arrangements for the promotion and protection of human rights3 A/HRC/34/L.26/Rev.1Adopted without a vote, 57th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/18 Freedom of opinion and expression: mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression3 A/HRC/34/L.27Adopted without a vote, 57th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/19 Torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment: mandate of the Special Rapporteur3 A/HRC/34/L.32Adopted as orally revised without a vote, 57th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/20 Human rights and the environment3 A/HRC/34/L.33Adopted as orally revised without a vote, 57th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/21 Human rights of migrants: mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants3 A/HRC/34/L.36Adopted as orally revised without a vote, 57th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/22 Situation of human rights in Myanmar4 A/HRC/34/L.8/Rev.1Adopted without a vote, 57th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/23 Situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran4 A/HRC/34/L.17Adopted by a recorded vote (22 to 12, with 13 abstentions), 57th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/24 Situation of human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea4 A/HRC/34/L.23Adopted without a vote, 57th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/25 Situation of human rights in South Sudan4 A/HRC/34/L.34Adopted without a vote, 57th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/26 The human rights situation in the Syrian Arab Republic4 A/HRC/34/L.37Adopted by a recorded vote (27 to 7, with 13 abstentions), 58th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/27 Human rights in the occupied Syrian Golan7 A/HRC/34/L.11Adopted by a recorded vote (26 to 3, with 18 abstentions), 58th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/28 Ensuring accountability and justice for all violations of international law in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem7 A/HRC/34/L.38Adopted by a recorded vote (30 to 2, with 15 abstentions), 58th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/29 Right of the Palestinian people to self-determination7 A/HRC/34/L.39Adopted by a recorded vote (43 to 2, with 2 abstentions), 58th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/30 Human rights situation in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem7 A/HRC/34/L.40Adopted by a recorded vote (41 to 2, with 4 abstentions), 58th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/31 Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and in the occupied Syrian Golan7 A/HRC/34/L.41/Rev.1Adopted as orally revised by a recorded vote (36 to 2, with 9 abstentions), 58th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/32 Combating intolerance, negative stereotyping and stigmatization of, and discrimination, incitement to violence and violence against, persons based on religion or belief9 A/HRC/34/L.10Adopted without a vote, 58th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/33 Establishment of a forum on people of African descent9 A/HRC/34/L.28/Rev.1Adopted without a vote, 58th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/34 Mandate of the Intergovernmental Working Group on the Effective Implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action9 A/HRC/34/L.29/Rev.1Adopted by a recorded vote (46 to 1, with 0 abstentions), 58th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/35 Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance9 A/HRC/34/L.30Adopted without a vote, 58th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/36 Elaboration of complementary standards to the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination9 A/HRC/34/L.31/Rev.1Adopted by a recorded vote (31 to 4, with 12 abstentions), 58th meeting, 24 March 2017
34/37 Cooperation with Georgia10 A/HRC/34/L.13Adopted by a recorded vote (18 to 5 with 24 abstentions), 59th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/38 Technical assistance and capacity-building to improve human rights in Libya10 A/HRC/34/L.18Adopted without a vote, 59th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/39 Assistance technique et renforcement des capacités dans le domaine des droits de l'homme au Mali
[Technical assistance and capacity-building for Mali in the field of human rights]
10 A/HRC/34/L.19Adopted as orally revised without a vote, 59th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/40 Promoting the Voluntary Technical Assistance Trust Fund to Support the Participation of Least Developed Countries and Small Island Developing States in the Work of the Human Rights Council10 A/HRC/34/L.35Adopted as orally revised without a vote, 59th meeting, 24 March 2017
 34/41 Human rights, democracy and the rule of law3 A/HRC/34/L.20Adopted as orally revised without a vote, 59th meeting, 24 March 2017

DECISIONS


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34/101 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Togo6N/AAdopted without a vote, 40th meeting, 16 March 2017
34/102 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Syrian Arab Republic6N/AAdopted without a vote, 40th meeting, 16 March 2017
34/103 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela6N/AAdopted without a vote, 40th meeting, 16 March 2017
34/104 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Iceland6N/AAdopted without a vote, 41st meeting, 16 March 2017
34/105 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Zimbabwe6N/AAdopted without a vote, 41st meeting, 16 March 2017
34/106 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Lithuania6N/AAdopted without a vote, 41st meeting, 16 March 2017
34/107 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Uganda6N/AAdopted without a vote, 42nd meeting, 16 March 2017
34/108 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Timor-Leste6N/AAdopted without a vote, 42nd meeting, 16 March 2017
34/109 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Republic of Moldova6N/AAdopted without a vote, 42nd meeting, 16 March 2017
34/110 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Haiti6N/A

Adopted without a vote, 44th meeting

17 March 2017

34/111 Outcome of the universal periodic review: South Sudan6N/A

Adopted without a vote, 44th meeting

17 March 2017

PRESIDENT'S STATEMENTS


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PRST 34/1 Situation des droits de l'homme en Haïti
[Situation of human rights in Haiti]
10 A/HRC/34/L.53Adopted without a vote, 59th meeting, 24 March 2017