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

Malaysia13 to 23 August 2019 Questionnaire and submissions received End-of-mission statement (English/Malay)

Press release (English/Malay)
Forthcoming
Lao People’s Democratic Republic18-28 March 2019 Questionnaire and submissions received End-of-mission statement (English/Lao)

Press release (English/ Lao)

Video of the press conference
A/HRC/41/39/Add.2

E | F | S | A | C | R
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 5-16 November 2018 Questionnaire and submissions received End-of-mission statement

Press release

Video of the press conference
A/HRC/41/39/Add.1
E | F | S | A | C | R
Ghana 9-18 April 2018 Questionnaire and submissions received End-of-mission statement

Press release
A/HRC/38/33/Add.2
E | F | S | A | C | R
United States of America 1-15 December 2017 Questionnaire and submissions received End-of-mission statement

Press release
E | F | S | A | C | R
Saudi Arabia 8-19 January 2017  End-of-mission statement (English/ Arabic)

Press release (English/ Arabic)
E | F | S | A | C | R
China15-23 August 2016  End-of-mission statement (English/Chinese)

Press release (English/ Chinese)
E | F | S | A | C | R
Mauritania2-11 May 2016  End-of-mission statement(English/French/ Arabic)

Press release (English/ French/Arabic)
E | F | S | A | C | R
Romania2-11 November 2015  End-of-mission statement (English/Romanian)

Press release (English/Romanian)
E | F | S | A | C | R
Chile16-24 March 2015  End-of-mission statement (English/Spanish)

Press release (English/Spanish)
E | F | S | A | C | R
Guinea-Bissau23 February-1 March 2014  Press statement (English/ Portuguese)

Press release (English/Portuguese)
A_HRC_29_31_Add_1
E | F | S | A | C | R
The Republic of Moldova8-14 September 2013  Press statement (English/Romanian)

Press release (English/ Romanian/ Russian)
A/HRC/26/28/Add.2
E | F | S | A | C | R and Unofficial Romanian version
Mozambique8-16 April 2013  Press statement (English/Portuguese)

Press release (English/ Portuguese)
A/HRC/26/28/Add.1
E | F | S | A | C | R
Mongolia2-7 December 2012  Press statement

Press release (English/Mongolian)
A/HRC/23/36/Add.2
E | F | S | A | C | R
Unofficial Mongolian version
Namibia1-8 October 2012  Press statement

Press release
A/HRC/23/36/Add.1
E | F | SA | C | R
Paraguay11-16 December 2011  Press statement Spanish

Press release (Spanish/ 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

Press release (English/ Tetum/Portuguese)

Submission to HRC 20th session
E (PDF)

A/HRC/20/25/Add.1
E | A | R

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

Bangladesh

3-10 December 2009

  Information note

Press release

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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