Call for inputs for the report of the UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of Human Rights Defenders to the 40th session of the Human Rights Council (deadline 28 September 2018)

The Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders will submit his thematic report to the 40th Session of the Human Rights Council focusing on the situation of women human rights defenders in the world.

To this end, the Special Rapporteur has prepared a “Questionnaire on the situation of women human rights defenders” for States, international and regional organizations, National Human Rights Institutions and civil society organisations and human rights defenders. Please send your responses to defenders@ohchr.org, using the email title: “Human Rights Defenders mandate: Submissions to the Questionnaire;” Where possible please limit the response to each question in the survey to 500 words.

Note: Civil society is encouraged to fill out this questionnaire through completion of the online questionnaire available in English, French and Spanish.

Questionnaire for States, international and regional organizations, National Human Rights Institutions and civil society in:
English | French | Spanish

Concept Note on the thematic report in:
English | French | Spanish