The Geneva Human Rights Platform

The Geneva Human Rights Platform provides a neutral and dynamic forum of interaction in Geneva for all stakeholders in the field of human rights – experts, practitioners and diplomats – to discuss and debate topical issues and challenges. Relying on academic research and findings, it works to enable various actors to be better connected, break silos, and, hence, advance human rights.

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Briefings for States and NGOs on Proposals Emerging from our Academic Platform on Treaty Body Review 2020

28 November 2017

Our Academic Platform on Treaty Body Review 2020 organizes two briefings – one for states and one for NGOs – to discuss proposals that are emerging from the seven regional consultations that took place in 2016-2017, informal thematic and global conferences, continued engagement with members of treaty bodies and an open call for papers.

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A Regional Consultation in New Delhi on the Future of UN Treaty Bodies

17 October 2017

Hosted by the South Asian University and the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) at the South Asian University campus, the New Delhi meeting brought in specialists from the region to share their views on the future of UN treaty bodies.

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25th Session of the Human Rights Council, 25 March 2014 Short Course

Leading in the UN Human Rights Council

24 January - 2 February 2018

This course, ahead of the main UN Human Rights Council session, allows participants to develop their network and acquire the necessary skills to lead and perform effectively in this major forum for human rights diplomacy.

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Workstreams

Treaty Body Members’ Platform

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ACADEMIC PLATFORM ON TREATY BODY REVIEW 2020

ACADEMIC PLATFORM ON TREATY BODY REVIEW 2020

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CURRENT HUMAN RIGHTS CHALLENGES

Current Human Rights Challenges

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