A/HRC/37/34 - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights to the Human Rights Council on Principles and practical guidance on the protection of the human rights of migrants in vulnerable situations

In resolution 35/17, the Human Rights Council requested the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) to submit, as co-Chair of the Global Migration Group Working Group on Migration, Human Rights and Gender Equality, principles and practical guidance on the protection of the human rights of migrants in vulnerable situations, on the basis of existing legal norms, and to report thereon to the Council at its thirty-seventh session. The principles and guidelines are contained in an addendum to the report (A/HRC/37/34/Add.1).

Report A/HRC/37/34: E | F | S | A | C | R 

Addendum A/HRC/37/34/Add.1: E

Written submissions

Written submissions were received from States, intergovernmental organizations, non-governmental organizations and individual experts in response to a note verbale from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human rights (OHCHR) requesting information for the preparation of the report .

The text of most submissions received from States and regional organizations can be found below:

Previous progress report to the Human Rights Council

The principles and guidelines have previously been considered by the Human Rights Council in draft form. The report A/HRC/34/31 and conference room paper A/HRC/34/CRP.1 were submitted to the Council at its thirty-fourth session, as a progress report on the principles and guidelines.