PhilippinesRepresented by 29-member delegation headed by Ms. Leila M. DE LIMA, Secretary Minister, Department of Justice of the Philippines.
To access national report, compilation of UN information, and summary of stakeholders’ information, visit
the Philippines page on UPR website.
Hungary, Qatar, Uganda.
Key points from opening statement of State under review:
67 States participated in the discussion: 31 HRC members and 49 observers (Statements available on
Philippines page on UPR Extranet).
Positive achievements noted by delegations included, among others:
Main issues and questions raised by the Working Group:
In total, States participating in the discussion posed a series of
recommendations to Philippines. These included, among others:
The adoption of the
report of the UPR Working Group on the Philippines is scheduled to take place on Friday, 1 June 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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