Annual Reports, Appeals and Plans


Annual Report

The UN Human Rights Report 2020 presents the progress achieved in 2020 against the targets set out in the OHCHR Management Plan 2018-2021. It also shows how we addressed the many challenges highlighted and reinforced by the COVID-19 pandemic with respect to human rights. It includes an overview of management, funding, income and expenditure, with detailed results from the field and at headquarters.

Previous reports


Annual Appeal

The UN Human Rights Appeal 2021 is an appeal for support to the UN human rights programme covering our planned activities and needs for 2021.

Previous appeals


Management Plan

The UN Human Rights Management Plan 2018-2021 sets out our priorities, expected results and strategies for the next four years.
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The Expanded UN Human Rights Management Plan 2018-2021 includes information on expected results to be achieved in the regions.

Previous management plans


Case For Support

The Case For Support - Make Human Rights A Reality For All presents how OHCHR works to make human rights a reality for everyone, everywhere.



OHCHR Publications and
E-Products Catalogue 2021

Cover: Catalogue 2021
The OHCHR Publications Catalogue 2021
features over 150 current and noteworthy titles available in multiple official United Nations languages.


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Latest publications

Born Free and Equal: Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Sex Characteristics in International Human Rights Law
Born Free and Equal: Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Sex Characteristics in International Human Rights Law (Second Edition)
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Other recent publications

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Commissioned studies

Laws that discriminate against women
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These studies are made available for information only. The views they express are personal and do not necessarily reflect those of the UN.

UN Publications
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Publications Desk
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)
Palais des Nations
CH–1211 Geneva 10
Switzerland 
E-mail: publications@ohchr.org

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