Country visits

Country visits provide the Special Rapporteur with important opportunities to examine in situ the progress and obstacles to the enjoyment of human rights by those living in extreme poverty. The Special Rapporteur and his predecessors have undertaken country visits since 1998, as summarized in the table below.

Country

Mission dates

Civil society input

Press release/Press statement

Report

Ghana 9-18 April 2018 Questionnaire and submissions received End-of-mission statement in English
Press release in English
E 
Advance Unedited Version
United States of America 1-15 December 2017 Questionnaire and submissions received End-of-mission statement in English
Press release in English
E | F | S | A | C | R
Saudi Arabia 8-19 January 2017  End-of-mission statement in English, and Arabic
Press release in English, and Arabic
E | F | S | A | C | R
China15-23 August 2016  End-of-mission statement in English and Chinese
Press release in English and Chinese
E | F | S | A | C | R
Mauritania2-11 May 2016  End-of-mission statement in English, French and Arabic
Press release in English, French and Arabic
E | F | S | A | C | R
Romania2-11 November 2015  End-of-mission statement in English and Romanian
Press release in English and Romanian
E | F | S | A | C | R
Chile16-24 March 2015  End-of-mission statement in English and Spanish
Press release in English and Spanish
E | F | S | A | C | R
Guinea-Bissau23 February-1 March 2014  Press statement in English and Portuguese
Press release in English and Portuguese
 E | F | S | A | C | R
The Republic of Moldova8-14 September 2013  Press statement in English and Romanian
Press release in English, Romanian and Russian
A/HRC/26/28/Add.2
E | F | S | A | C | R and Unofficial Romanian version
Mozambique8-16 April 2013  Press statement in English and Portuguese
Press release in English and Portuguese
A/HRC/26/28/Add.1
E | F | S | A | C | R
Mongolia2-7 December 2012  Press statement English
Press release English and Mongolian
A/HRC/23/36/Add.2
E | F | S | A | C | R
Unofficial Mongolian version
Namibia1-8 October 2012  Press statement English
Press release English
A/HRC/23/36/Add.1
E | F | SA | C | R
Paraguay11-16 December 2011  Press statement Spanish 
Press release Spanish and Guarani
Submission to HRC 20th session
S (PDF)
A/HRC/20/25/Add.2
E | F | S | A | C | R
Timor-Leste13-18 November 2011  Press statement English
Press release English, Tetum and Portuguese
Submission to HRC 20th session
E (PDF)

A/HRC/20/25/Add.1
E | A | R

Ireland10-15 January 2011  Press statement English A/HRC/17/34/Add.2
Viet Nam23-31 August 2010  Press release English A/HRC/17/34/Add.1

Bangladesh

3-10 December 2009

 

Information note
Press release English
Press statement

A/HRC/15/55
E only

Zambia

20 and 28 August 2009

 

Information note
Press release
Press statement
Submission to HRC 14th Session

A/HRC/14/31/Add.1
E | F | S | A | C | R

Ecuador

November 2008

 

Information note
Press release Spanish
Press statement Spanish
Submission to HRC 11th Session
E | S

A/HRC/11/9/Add.1
E | F | S | A |C | R

United States of America

October 2005

 

Press release

E/CN.4/2006/43/Add.1
E*

Sudan

November 2004

 

Press release

E/CN.4/2004/43
E | F | S | A | C | R

Yemen

October 2003

 

E/CN.4/2004/43/Add.1
E | F | S | A | C | R

Dominican Republic

December 2002

 

E/CN.4/2003/52/Add.1
E | F | S | A | C | R

Bolivia

May 2001

 

E/CN.4/2002/55
E | F | S | A | C | R

Benin

August 2001

 

E/CN.4/2002/55
E | F | S | A | C | R

Portugal

October 1998

 

E/CN.4/1999/48
E | F | S | A | C | R

Bulgaria

November 1998

 

E/CN.4/1999/48
E | F | S | A | C | R

Yemen

November 1998

 

E/CN.4/1999/48
E | F | S | A | C | R

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