U.S. EOV on the Mandate of the Intergovernmental Working Group on the Effective Implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action

The United States is firmly committed to combating racism and racial discrimination.

U.S. Introduces Resolution on Human Rights in South Sudan

The human rights situation in South Sudan is deeply alarming to us all.

U.S. Explanation of Votes on Item 7 Resolutions

The United States strongly and unequivocally opposes the existence of the Human Rights Council’s Agenda Item Seven.

U.S. Explanation of Position on Human Rights and the Environment

The U.S. agrees with other members of the Council that protection of the environment is important to sustainable development, […]

U.S. Introductory Statement on Freedom of Opinion and Expression

The U.S. is pleased to introduce for adoption Resolution L.27 on “Freedom of Opinion and Expression: Mandate of the […]

U.S. Explanation of Position on the Rights of the Child Resolution

The U.S. joins consensus on the Rights of the Child resolution with the understanding that the provisions of this […]