U.S. EOV on the Elaboration of Complementary Standards to the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

The United States remains deeply concerned about speech that advocates national, racial, or religious hatred.

U.S. EOP on the Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia, and Related Intolerance

The United States must again dissociate from consensus on this resolution.

U.S. EOV on the Mandate of the Intergovernmental Working Group on the Effective Implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action

The United States is firmly committed to combating racism and racial discrimination.

U.S. Introduces Resolution on Human Rights in South Sudan

The human rights situation in South Sudan is deeply alarming to us all.

U.S. Explanation of Votes on Item 7 Resolutions

The United States strongly and unequivocally opposes the existence of the Human Rights Council’s Agenda Item Seven.

U.S. Explanation of Position on Human Rights and the Environment

The U.S. agrees with other members of the Council that protection of the environment is important to sustainable development, […]