Human Rights Council

Clustered Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and EMRIP

The U.S. thanks the SR and the Chair of EMRIP for their respective studies and presentations.

Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and EMRIP

During the Special Rapporteur’s December 2016 visit to the United States, our federal agencies welcomed the opportunity to outline […]

Panel Discussion on Ten Years of Implementing the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

The United States strives to tangibly improve the lives of indigenous peoples.

Joint Statement from the United States, the Kingdom of the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom on UNHRC Reform

We agreed that reform is urgently needed to ensure that the Council’s status as a respected advocate for human […]

Item 4: Human Rights Situations Requiring Council Attention

The United States remains deeply concerned about the human rights situations in Syria, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, […]

Interactive Dialogue with Commission of Inquiry on Burundi

We call on the Government of Burundi to ensure that OHCHR can conduct its work free from interference or intimidation.