BrazilRepresented by 36-member delegation headed by Maria do Rosário NUNES, Minister of State of Brazil.
To access national report, compilation of UN information, and summary of stakeholders’ information, visit
the Brazil page on UPR website).
Poland, Ecuador, China.
Few points raised in the opening statement of State under review:(See full statement on
the Brazil page on UPR Extranet)
The protection and promotion of human rights was an integral part of the Constitution and very much a priority of the State and at the foundation of the Government’s overall policy and vision;
In total 78
States participated in the dialogue: 31 HRC members and 47 observers (Statements available on
the Brazil page on UPR Extranet).
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 Sri Lanka. These pertained to the following issues,
The adoption of the report of the UPR Working Group on Brazil is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, 30 May 2012.
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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