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ORAL STATEMENTOF THE WORKING GROUP ON HUMAN RIGHTS BEFORE THE UPR III, GENEVA

The Working Group of Human Rights (WGHR), welcomes the Indian government’s decision to accept 152 of the 250 recommendations made by 112 states at this 3rd UPR.(27) This includes several important commitments to the realisation of social and economic rights, environment, and sustainable development, poverty eradication and realizing the SDGs. We point out however that …

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WGHR Joint Stakeholders Report UPR II (2012)

WGHR’s Joint Stakeholders Report submitted for India’s 2nd Universal Periodic Review provides an overview of the human rights situation in India across a diverse range of thematic issues. The report presents the status with regard to recommendations made in UPR I (2008), a narrative section containing relevant statistics and substantive content and recommendations for UPR …

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