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OHCHR report 2017 OHCHR Report 2017
OHCHR Management Plan 2018-2021 OHCHR Management Plan 2018-2021
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Liberia and UN Charter-based Bodies

Liberia and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2018) CCPR/C/LBR/CO/1

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2015) CEDAW/C/LBR/CO/7-8

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2012) CRC/C/LBR/CO/2-4

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations () A/56/18 (paras.429-443)

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OHCHR in Liberia

Despite the election of the country’s first democratic government in January 2006, Liberia is still recovering from 14 years of conflict. Although the security situation has stabilized in recent years, a combination of weak State institutions,weak law enforcement and a weak judiciary means that human rights are not promoted and protected. Reversing the climate of impunity and ensuring justice for all are the objectives guiding the Human Rights and Protection Section of UNMIL.
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Contact Information


Field Operations and Technical Cooperation Division (FOTCD)
Contact in Geneva, Switzerland.

Africa Branch
Tel. +41 22 928 93 60


United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL)
Tel. (1) 212 963 9926/7
Congotown Monrovia, Liberia

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