Human Rights Council

U.S. Statement at the Universal Periodic Review of Greece

We commend Greece’s commitment to promoting human rights and related issues, including recent efforts to promote interfaith dialogue and religious tolerance.

U.S. Statement at the Universal Periodic Review of Samoa

We commend Samoa for successfully holding free and fair parliamentary elections this March. We are encouraged by the […]

U.S. Statement at the Universal Periodic Review of St. Vincent and the Grenadines

The United States commends the progress made by St. Vincent and the Grenadines in addressing prison conditions by closing […]

U.S. Statement at the Universal Periodic Review of Suriname

We applaud the reform of Suriname’s nationality law to remove provisions that discriminate against women and welcome its implementation in practice.

Ambassador Harper: End of Session Statement and Explanation for all HRC31 Resolutions

The United States strongly supports the new mandate on South Sudan. The wholesale disregard for human lives and […]

Fact Sheet: Key Outcomes of U.S. Priorities at the UN Human Rights Council’s 31st Session

Key Outcomes on U.S. Priorities at the UN HRC-31

Although the United States is not a voting member of the UN Human Rights Council this year – taking […]