HRC session 44 (Jun-Jul 2020) - ILGA World's engagement

 

HRC 44 - 44th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council

Geneva,  30 June - 20 July 2020
ILGA's involvement at the 44th session of the Human Rights Council (HRC)

 

Reports:

  • summary of SOGIESC issues mentioned in the reports presented during the 44th Human Rights Council session

 

In this section:

Statements at the HRC

  • Item 2 - Interactive Dialogue on the Annual Report of the High Commissioner

Side events
Adoption of UPR outcomes

 

 


Statements at the HRC

(statements will be added as the session unfolds)

ITEM 2 – INTERACTIVE DIALOGUE ON THE ANNUAL REPORT OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER

In this joint statement with ARC International, COC Nederland, ISHR, Outright Action International and RFSL, we welcome the recognition by the Office of the High Commissioner on Human Rights of specific impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on LGBTI persons, and the report  on race and gender discrimination in sports - calling for states to adopt legislation prohibiting discrimination based on sex characteristics.

Click here to read the statement  

 

Side events

 

 

Adoption of UPR outcomes