Useful Information


OHCHR report 2019 OHCHR Report 2019
OHCHR Management Plan 2018-2021 OHCHR Management Plan 2018-2021
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)



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Guinea-Bissau and UN Charter-based Bodies

Guinea-Bissau and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2013) CRC/C/GNB/CO/2-4

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2009) CEDAW/C/GNB/CO/6

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OHCHR in Guinea Bissau

The United Nations Integrated Peace Building Office in Guinea Bissau (UNIOGBIS) was established on 1 January 2010 and replaced the United Nations Peacebuilding Support Office. The human rights section (HRS) of the Office currently comprises thirteen staff responsible for providing technical assistance, education and information on human rights standards and also for integrating the human rights perspective into all United Nations projects / programmes.
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Contact Information


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

Africa Branch
Tel. +41 22 917 9220


United Nations Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau
Tel: (39) 08 311 059 210
Ext. 6210

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OHCHR in the field

Regional Offices

Country Offices

Human Rights Components of Peace Missions

Human Rights Advisors

Action 2

Technical Cooperation Programme

National Human Rights Institutions