OHCHR's thematic priorities for 2010-2011

Every two years, OHCHR presents its Strategic Management Plan (SMP) which lays out the vision and direction guiding the work of the Office. OHCHR is still finalizing its SMP 2010-2011 at the moment, but the High Commissioner's opening statement, which will be delivered next Monday at the 12th session of the Human Rights Council, provides us with some ideas as to what are the strategic priorities that OHCHR has set for 2010-2011

1. Discrimination

1) Indigenous Peoples

2) Ethnic Minorities

3) Women

2. Armed conflict and the rights of civilians

3. Economic, social and cultural rights

4. Migrants and Refugees

5. HR Defenders / Freedom of expression, peaceful assembly and demonstration / Democracy / Combat Impunity

Source: Giyoun Kim

When: 7/2/2014

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