Human Rights Council

Statements Presenting the Resolution on Freedom of Peaceful Assembly and of Association

Ambassador Harper: Unfortunately, these freedoms are under increasing threat across the globe.

Item 10: General Debate on Technical Assistance & Cooperation

Ambassador Harper: The United States encourages governments facing human rights challenges to allow for the establishment of OHCHR country […]

Secretary Kerry: Statement on HRC Resolution on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Secretary Kerry: Statement on HRC Resolution on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

The United Nations Human Rights Council today adopted its third UN resolution on the human rights of lesbian, gay, […]

Ambassador Harper: Statement at the General Debate with the High Commissioner

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Item 2:  General Debate with the High Commissioner Statement by the Delegation of the United States of America As Delivered […]

Ambassador Harper’s Statement at the HRC Interactive Dialogue on Burundi

We firmly believe that this crisis can and must be resolved, or Burundi risks losing progress gained since the […]

Interactive Dialogue with the Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine

Ambassador Harper: Violence by armed groups and reports of torture in detention facilities, wherever they take place, are grave […]