Annual Reports

Every year the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy presents an annual report to the Human Rights Council and the UN General Assembly.  See below all reports presented by the mandate since March 2016.

A list of future Planned Thematic Reports was prepared by the UN Special Rapporteur anticipating issues he intends to address over the next years in order to inform all those interested in participating or contributing to his future work.

Human Rights Council

Year

Document number

Statement

2019 A/HRC/40/63 Advance unedited version
I. International keynote addresses
II. The human right to privacy: a gender perspective – report on submissions 
III. Privacy and health data – draft guidance opened for consultation
IV. Privacy metrics – consultation draft
V.  Good practices on bulk powers
Wetzling, T. and Vieth, K., Upping the Ante on Bulk Surveillance: An International Compendium of Good Legal Safeguards and Oversight Innovations, Heinich-Böll-Stiftung 2018.
Oral statement
2018 A/HRC/37/62
Appendix 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Oral statement
2017 A/HRC/34/60 
2016 A/HRC/31/64 Oral statement

UN General Assembly

Year

Document number

Statement

2019 A/74/277
Unedited version
Explanatory memorandum
 
2018 A/73/45712 
2017 A/72/43103 and supporting document  
2016 A/71/368 Oral statement