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Country visits

Country visits by mandate-holders provide an opportunity to enhance awareness at the country, regional and international levels of the specific issues and concerns under consideration. This is done, inter alia, through meetings, briefings, press coverage of the visit and dissemination of the report.

Forthcoming visits

Visits requested

Algeria (Requested in 2010)
Barbados (2012)
Burkina faso (2012)
Chile (2017)
Cuba (2015)
Denmark (2015
Ecuador (requested 2010, reminder 2015)
India (2015, reminder 2017)
Indonesia (2011, reminder 2017)
Italy (2016)
Jamaica (2012)
Lao PDR (2012, (reminder 2015)
Maldives (2017)
Mali (2016)
Nepal (Requested in 2010)
Norway (2015)
Pakistan (2015
Philippines (Requested in 2010)
Poland (2017)
Republic of Korea (2016)
Singapore (requested 2014, reminder 2015)
Turkey (2012, reminder 2017)
Turkmenistan (2015)
Uganda (2016)
Uzbekistan (2012)
Zimbabwe (2015, reminder 2017)

UNESCO (2016)

Invitations received:

State of Palestine (2014)

Most recent visits

Malaysia - 11 - 21 September 2017 Press release and end of mission statement

Country
Mission dates
Press release / Press statement
Report

Serbia and Kosovo

* in accordance with UN SC res 1244.

3 to 14 October* Press release [Albanian | Serbian (Unofficial translation)] and End of mission statement [Serbian (Unofficial translation)]

A/HRC/37/55/Add.1
E F R S A C
A/HRC/37/55/Add.2
E only

Cyprus24 May to 2 June 2016 Press release 
Statement
A/HRC/34/56/Add.1
E F R S A C
A/HRC/34/56/Add.2
E only
Botswana14 to 26 November 2014 Press release 
Statement
A/HRC/31/59/Add.1
E F R S A C

A/HRC/31/59/Add.2
E only
Viet Nam18 to 29 November 2013Press release English | Vietnamese
Statement English | Vietnamese
A/HRC/28/57/Add.1
ERS A
Viet Nam’s Comments to the Unedited Copy of the Report of the Special Rapporteur in the Field of Cultural Rights--A/HRC/28/57/Add.2
E
Bosnia and Herzegovina13 to 24 May 2013 Press release
Statement
A/HRC/25/49/Add.1
EFRC
Comments from the Russian Federation  A/HRC/23/34/Add.3
E
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines5 to 9 November 2012 Press release
Statement
A/HRC/23/34/Add.2
EFS AC R
Russian Federation16 to 26 April 2012Press release
English | Russian
End of mission statement
English | Russian
A/HRC/23/34/Add.1
EFSACR
Morocco5 to 16 September 2011 Press release
End of mission statement English | French

A/HRC/20/26/Add.2
EFSACR

Austria5 to 15 April 2011Press release
English | German
End of mission statement
EnglishGerman

A/HRC/20/26/Add.1
EFSACR

A/HRC/17/38/Add.2
E only

Brazil8 to 19 November 2010 Press release
Press statement
A/HRC/17/38/Add.1
EFSRCA