The human rights treaty bodies are committees of independent experts that monitor implementation of the core international human rights treaties. Each State party to a treaty has an obligation to take steps to ensure that everyone in the State can enjoy the rights set out in the treaty.All documents
The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) is a State-driven process, under the auspices of the Human Rights Council, which provides the opportunity for each State to declare what actions they have taken to improve the human rights situations in their countries and to fulfil their human rights obligations. As one of the main features of the Council, the UPR is designed to ensure equal treatment for every country when their human rights situations are assessed.All documents
The special procedures of the Human Rights Council are independent human rights experts with mandates to report and advise on human rights from a thematic or country-specific perspective. The system of Special Procedures is a central element of the United Nations human rights machinery and covers all human rights:All documents
Underscoring the Importance of Official Audiovisual Documentation of Security Forces Interventions to Disperse Demonstrations
Responding to a question in Parliament asked by Mr. Madyan Noureddine, fROM Al-Istiqlal Group Unity and Parity on the “staunch return to security approach to deal with protests”, Mr. El...
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: "PANDDH an Exemplary Work to Develop and Protect Human Rights in Morocco"
Mr. Raad Zeid El Hussein, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, addressed a letter to Mr. El Mustapha Ramid, the Minister of State for Human Rights, in response to an invitation to attend the...
More than 400 Measures to Promote Democracy and Human Rights
The Steering Committee in charge of updating the National Action Plan for Democracy and Human Rights held on Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 a meeting to present and discuss the plan’s d