Human Rights Council

General Statement on Technical Assistance to the Democratic Republic of the Congo Concerning the Events in Kasai

As we have previously stated, the United States is deeply concerned by the violence in the Democratic Republic of […]

Explanation of Position on Resolution on National Policies and Human Rights

Our statement to be delivered at the end of Item Three will explain our position on this resolution […]

Explanation of Vote on Resolution on Promotion of the Right to Peace

As we have stated previously, the United States does not agree with attempts to develop a collective “right to peace.”

Explanation of Vote on Resolution on the Social Forum

The United States strongly supports the engagement and participation of civil society organizations and other stakeholders in the work […]

Explanation of Position on Resolution on Discrimination against Women

Eliminating discrimination against women worldwide is a key foreign policy goal of the United States, as reflected among other […]

The Right Of Everyone to the Enjoyment of the Highest Attainable Standard of Physical and Mental Health in the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda For Sustainable Development

The United States continues to oppose language that we believe undermines intellectual property rights.