Call for inputs for the preparation of the report of the UN Secretary-General pursuant to the UN General Assembly resolution 77/205
01 May 2023
01 May 2023
The UN General Assembly adopted resolution A/RES/77/205 entitled “A global call for concrete action for the elimination of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance and the comprehensive implementation of and follow-up to the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action”, which in operative paragraph 47 requests the UN Secretary-General to submit to the UN General Assembly at its seventy-eighth session a report on the implementation of the resolution.
This call for inputs seeks to inform the preparation of the 2023 Secretary-General’s report on the implementation of the UN General Assembly resolution A/RES/77/205 that will be presented to the seventy-eighth session of the UN General Assembly.
In order to assist the preparation of the report OHCHR would welcome information from States, United Nations entities, inter-governmental and regional organizations, national human rights institutions, civil society and non-governmental organizations and all other relevant stakeholders, concerning the implementation of the resolution A/RES/77/205, including inter alia in relation to the following issues, as detailed in the resolution:
OHCHR would welcome information concerning laws, regulations, policies and practices adopted in the course of 2022-2023 to eliminate racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance including national action plans against racism, data collection, education and awareness-raising; measures to provide effective remedies, recourse, and redress, and all other relevant measures.
Information regarding promising practices, initiatives, challenges and lessons learned, notably in relation to the areas specified above are invited, as well as information regarding the perspectives of women, youth, children and relevant gender dimensions and intersectional analyses.
Responses should be submitted no later than 1 May 2023
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Call for input – UN Secretary General- UN General Assembly resolution A/RES/77/205
Please send concise inputs and include hyperlinks to relevant documents providing more detailed information.
Preferably in Word format
English, French, Spanish
Unless otherwise specified, all contributions will be made available in full and as received on the public OHCHR website. Kindly indicate if the submission contains names, images or other information that should not be posted on the public OHCHR website. It should be noted that not all information shared will necessarily be reflected in the final report and that information falling outside the resolution will not be considered.
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations Office at Geneva, CH 1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland