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OHCHR in Honduras

Accountability for Human Rights Violations committed in the context of the 2017 elections in Honduras: Progress and Challenges
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Honduras and UN Charter-based Bodies

Honduras and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2019) CERD/C/HND/CO/6-8

Committee on Enforced Disappearances
Concluding observations (2018) CED/C/HND/CO/1

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2017) CCPR/C/HND/CO/2

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

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2016) CEDAW/C/HND/CO/7-8

Committee on Migrant Workers
Concluding observations (2016) CMW/C/HND/CO/1

Committee against Torture
Concluding observations (2016) CAT/C/HND/CO/2

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Concluding observations (2016) E/C.12/HND/CO/2

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2015) CRC/C/HND/CO/4-5

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict
Concluding observations (2015) CRC/C/OPAC/HND/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 (2015) CRC/C/OPSC/HND/CO/1

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United Nations Human Rights in Honduras

OHCHR-Honduras was established on 4 May 2015 by an agreement between the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) and the Government of Honduras. The functions of OHCHR-Guatemala are to monitor the human rights situation and to provide technical cooperation and advice to State institutions and civil society. The Office officially opened in November 2016.
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Field Operations and Technical Cooperation Division (FOTCD)
Contact is in Geneva, Switzerland.

Americas Section
Tel. + 41 22 917 92 48


Representative: Isabel Albaladejo Escribano

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