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Universal Periodic Review

Media information for the 3rd session, 1-15 December 2008

Background press release

Working group of Human Rights Council to review third group of states under its Universal Periodic Review mechanism

The third group of States to be reviewed under the Universal Periodic Review are: Botswana, Bahamas, Burundi, Luxembourg, Barbados, Montenegro, United Arab Emirates, Israel, Liechtenstein, Serbia, Turkmenistan, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Colombia, Uzbekistan and Tuvalu. The meeting took place in Room XIX at the Palais des Nations.
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Third session meeting highlights

Monday , 1 December
Morning:
Review of Botswana
Afternoon:
Review of Bahamas
  
Tuesday, 2 December

Morning:
Review of Burundi

Afternoon:
Review of Luxembourg

      
Wednesday, 3 December
Morning: Afternoon:
Review of Barbados Review of Montenegro
     
Thursday, 4 December
Morning: Afternoon:
Review of the United Arab Emirates Review of Israel
    
Friday, 5 December
Morning: Afternoon:
Review of Liechtenstein Review of Serbia
      
                     
Tuesday, 9 December
Morning: Afternoon:
Review of Turkmenistan Review of Burkina Faso

Wednesday, 10 December
Morning: Afternoon:
Review of Cape Verde Review of Colombia
       
Thursday, 11 December
Morning: Afternoon:
Review of Uzbekistan Review of Tuvalu
                                
Friday , 12 December 
No meeting

 

Monday, 15 December
Afternoon


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