47th session of the Human Rights Council: Resolutions, decisions and President’s statements

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Resolutions, decisions and President’s statements

Document links to the adopted texts in the first column below will work once the documents have been processed, translated and released in all six official languages of the United Nations on the Official Document System (ODS). To search for final adopted texts on ODS, enter the final number in the search field, preceded by A/HRC/RES for resolutions, A/HRC/DEC for decisions or A/HRC/PRST for President’s statements.

More information about the consideration of each draft proposal, including any oral revisions, amendments, statements of programme budget implications or detailed voting results (as applicable), are available on the HRC47 Extranet. 

RESOLUTIONS

Adopted text Title Item Draft Action taken
47/1 Situation of human rights of Rohingya Muslims and other minorities in Myanmar2A/HRC/47/L.11Adopted without a vote, 35th meeting, 12 July 2021
47/2 Situation of human rights in Eritrea2A/HRC/47/L.14Adopted by a recorded vote (21 to 13, with 13 abstentions), 35th meeting, 12 July 2021
47/3 Civil society space: COVID-19: the road to recovery and the essential role of civil society3A/HRC/47/L.1Adopted without a vote, 35th meeting, 12 July 2021
47/4 Menstrual hygiene management, human rights and gender equality3A/HRC/47/L.2Adopted without a vote, 35th meeting, 12 July 2021
47/5 Realization of the equal enjoyment of the right to education by every girl3A/HRC/47/L.3Adopted without a vote, 35th meeting, 12 July 2021
47/6 The right to education3A/HRC/47/L.4/Rev.1Adopted without a vote, 35th meeting, 12 July 2021
47/7 The negative impact of corruption on the enjoyment of human rights3A/HRC/47/L.5Adopted without a vote, 35th meeting, 12 July 2021
47/8 Elimination of harmful practices related to accusations of witchcraft and ritual attacks3A/HRC/47/L.9Adopted without a vote, 35th meeting, 12 July 2021
47/9 Enhancement of international cooperation in the field of human rights3A/HRC/47/L.10/Rev.1Adopted by a recorded vote (30 to 14, with 3 abstentions), 35th meeting, 12 July 2021
47/10 Human rights and international solidarity3A/HRC/47/L.16Adopted by a recorded vote (32 to 14, with 1 abstention), 35th meeting, 12 July 2021
47/11 The contribution of development to the enjoyment of all human rights3A/HRC/47/L.24Adopted by a recorded vote (31 to 14, with 2 abstentions), 35th meeting, 12 July 2021
47/12 The human rights of migrants3A/HRC/47/L.26Adopted without a vote, 35th meeting, 12 July 2021
47/13 Situation of human rights in the Tigray region of Ethiopia2A/HRC/47/L.20/Rev.1Adopted by a recorded vote (20 to 14, with 13 abstentions), 36th meeting, 13 July 2021
47/14 Human rights in the context of HIV and AIDS3A/HRC/47/L.15Adopted by a recorded vote (42 to 0, with 5 abstentions), 36th meeting, 13 July 2021
47/15 Accelerating efforts to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls: preventing and responding to all forms of violence against women and girls with disabilities3A/HRC/47/L.18/Rev.1 (as orally revised) Adopted  as orally revised without a vote, 37th meeting, 13 July 2021
47/16 The promotion, protection and enjoyment of human rights on the Internet3A/HRC/47/L.22 Adopted by a recorded vote (43 to 0, with 4 abstentions), 37th meeting, 13 July 2021
47/17 Impact of arms transfers on human rights3A/HRC/47/L.27Adopted without a vote, 37th meeting, 13 July 2021
47/18 Situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic4A/HRC/47/L.6Adopted by a recorded vote (26 to 6, with 15 abstentions), 38th meeting, 13 July 2021
47/19 Situation of human rights in Belarus4A/HRC/47/L.13Adopted by a recorded vote (21 to 7, with 19 abstentions), 38th meeting, 13 July 2021
47/20 The Social Forum5A/HRC/47/L.17Adopted without a vote, 38th meeting, 13 July 2021
47/21 Promotion and protection of the human rights and fundamental freedoms of Africans and of people of African descent against excessive use of force and other human rights violations by law enforcement officers through transformative change for racial justice and equality9A/HRC/47/L.8/Rev.1 (as orally revised) Adopted as orally revised without a vote, 38th meeting, 13 July 2021
47/22 Cooperation with and assistance to Ukraine in the field of human rights10A/HRC/47/L.25Adopted by a recorded vote (19 to 8, with 20 abstentions), 38th meeting, 13 July 2021
47/23 New and emerging digital technologies and human rights3A/HRC/47/L.12/Rev.1Adopted by a recorded vote (44 to 0, with 3 abstentions), 38th meeting, 13 July 2021
47/24 Human rights and climate change3A/HRC/47/L.19
(as orally revised)
Adopted as orally revised by a recorded vote (46 to 0, with 1 abstention), 39th meeting, 14 July 2021
47/25 Preventable maternal mortality and morbidity and human rights3A/HRC/47/L.23/Rev.1Adopted without a vote, 39th meeting, 14 July 2021

DECISIONS

Adopted text Title Item Draft Action taken
47/101 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Federated States of Micronesia6N/AAdopted without a vote, 27th meeting, 8 July 2021
47/102 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Lebanon6N/AAdopted without a vote, 27th meeting, 8 July 2021
47/103 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Mauritania6N/AAdopted without a vote, 27th meeting, 8 July 2021
47/104 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Saint Kitts and Nevis   6N/AAdopted without a vote, 27th meeting, 8 July 2021
47/105 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Australia6N/AAdopted without a vote, 28th meeting, 8 July 2021
47/106 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Saint Lucia6N/AAdopted without a vote, 28th meeting, 8 July 2021
47/107 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Nepal6N/AAdopted without a vote, 28th meeting, 8 July 2021
47/108 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Oman6N/AAdopted without a vote, 29th meeting, 8 July 2021
47/109 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Austria6N/AAdopted without a vote, 29th meeting, 8 July 2021
47/110 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Rwanda6N/AAdopted without a vote, 29th meeting, 8 July 2021
47/111 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Georgia6N/AAdopted without a vote, 30th meeting, 9 July 2021
47/112 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Sao Tome and Principe6N/AAdopted without a vote, 30th meeting, 9 July 2021
47/113 Outcome of the universal periodic review: Nauru6N/AAdopted without a vote, 30th meeting, 9 July 2021
47/114 Strengthening documentation within the Human Rights Council1A/HRC/47/L.28/Rev.1 Adopted without a vote, 35th meeting, 12 July 2021
47/115 Commencement of the fourth cycle of the universal periodic review6A/HRC/47/L.7 Adopted without a vote, 38th meeting, 13 July 2021

PRESIDENT'S STATEMENTS


Adopted text Title Item Draft Action taken
N/A Human rights implications of the COVID-19 pandemic1A/HRC/47/L.21Withdrawn on 14 July 2021

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