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OHCHR report 2016 OHCHR Report 2016
OHCHR Management Plan 2014-2017 OHCHR Management Plan 2014-2017
Brochure: Human Rights in action Human Rights in Action (PDF)
Working with the United Nations Human Rights Programme: A Handbook for Civil Society A Handbook for Civil Society (PDF)

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Bosnia and Herzegovina and UN Charter-based Bodies

Bosnia and Herzegovina and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Committee against Torture
Concluding observations (2017) CAT/C/BIH/CO/6

Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Concluding observations (2017) CRPD/C/BIH/CO/1

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2017) CCPR/C/BIH/CO/3

Committee on Enforced Disappearances
Concluding observations (2016) CED/C/BIH/CO/1

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Concluding observations (2013) E/C.12/BIH/CO/2

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2013) CEDAW/C/BIH/CO/4-5

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2012) CRC/C/BIH/CO/2-4

Committee on Migrant Workers
Concluding observations (2012) CMW/C/BIH/CO/2

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict
Concluding observations (2010) CRC/C/OPAC/BIH/CO/1

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography
Concluding observations (2010) CRC/C/OPSC/BIH/CO/1

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2010) CERD/C/BIH/CO/7-8

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OHCHR in Bosnia and Herzegovina

In line with the 2006-2007 Strategic Management Plan OHCHR closed its Office in Bosnia and Herzegovina in June 2007. OHCHR had opened its office in 1994 initially to service the mandate of the Special Rapporteur appointed by the Commission on Human Rights.
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Contact Information


Field Operations and Technical Cooperation Division (FOTCD)
Contact is in Geneva, Switzerland.

Europe and Central Asia Section
Tel. +41 22 928 9294 or +41 22 928 9279


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