Thursday, 24 October 2013 (Morning)
(Disclaimer: The following brief is not an official record, provides a brief factual summary of the UPR Working Group meeting with the State under review, and does not cover all points addressed)
Represented by 16-member delegation headed by H.E. Dr. Mohammad Hussein AL Momani, Minister of State for Media Affairs and Communications.
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Jordan page on the UPR website.
Libya, Thailand and Montenegro.
Few points raised in the opening statement of State under review:(See full statement on the
Jordan page on the UPR Extranet **)
States participated in the dialogue: 29 HRC members and 50 observers (Statements available on Jordan page on the UPR Extranet )Jordan.
Positive achievements noted by delegations included, among others:
Issues and questions raised by the Working Group included,
States participating in the dialogue posed a series of
recommendations to Jordan. These pertained to the following issues,
The adoption of the report of the UPR Working Group on Jordan is scheduled to take place on
Thursday, 31 October 2013.
*The troikas are a group of three States selected through a drawing of lots who serve as rapporteurs and who are charged with preparing the report of the Working Group on the country review with the involvement of the State under review and assistance from the OHCHR.
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