Wednesday, 30 October 2013 (Afternoon)
(Disclaimer: The following brief is not an official record, provides a brief factual summary of the UPR Working Group meeting with the State under review, and does not cover all points addressed)
MaltaRepresented by 12-member delegation headed by H.E. Ms. Helena Dalli, Minister for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties.
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Kuwait, Peru, Republic of Moldova.
Few points raised in the opening statement of State under review:(See full statement on the
Malta page on the UPR Extranet ** – LINK NOT AVAILABLE YET)
States participated in the dialogue: 18 HRC members and 35 observers (Statements available on
Malta page on the UPR Extranet – LINK NOT AVAILABLE YET).
Positive achievements noted by delegations included, among others:
Issues and questions raised by the Working Group included,
States participating in the dialogue posed a series of
recommendations to Malta. These pertained to the following issues,
The adoption of the report of the UPR Working Group on Malta is scheduled to take place on
Friday, 25 October 2013 after 3 pm.
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