Friday, 8 May 2015 (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)
HondurasThe delegation was headed by Jorge Ramón Hernández Alcerro, Secretary of State and General Coordinator of the Government of Honduras.
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Namibia, Paraguay, Republic of Korea.
Few points raised in the opening statement of State under review:(See full statement on
Honduras page on UPR Extranet **)
In total 60
States participated in the dialogue: 24 HRC members and 36 observers (Statements available on
Honduras 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 Honduras. These pertained to the following issues,
The adoption of the report of the UPR Working Group on Honduras is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, 12 May 2015
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