Human Rights Council

Ambassador Harper: Statement at the Presentation of the Independent Experts’ Report on Burundi


We firmly believe that this crisis can and must be resolved, or Burundi risks descending into further conflict, including […]

Human Rights Council Interactive Dialogue on the Democratic Republic of Congo

The past two years have seen increased repression and the closing of political space by the Democratic Republic of Congo government.

Ambassador Harper: Statement at the General Debate on the Vienna Declaration & Programme of Action

The Vienna Declaration calls for democracy, justice, equality, and the rule of law. The United States is concerned […]

Dialogue with Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent

Ambassador Harper: The United States has made great progress toward countering racial discrimination, xenophobia, and related forms of intolerance, […]

U.S. Statement at the Panel on Integration of a Gender Perspective

At the U.S. Mission in Geneva, we promote gender integration and encourage others to do so as well through […]

U.S. Statement at the UPR of Thailand

We are also pleased the Royal Thai Government has agreed to return civilian trials to civilian courts, and we […]