The 43rd session of the UN Human Rights Council started on 24 February 2020 and was suspended on 13 March because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The session resumed on 15 June and ended on 23 June.
The 44th session of the UN Human Rights Council took place from June 30th to July 17th, 2020.
After being delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the resuming of HRC43 from 15 to 23 June, and after several rounds of consultations on dates and modalities, the 44th session of the UN Human Rights Council will take place from Tuesday 30 June to Monday 20 July (tentative end date).
Find below information about restrictions to civil society participation this session, anticipated sexual rights-related resolutions, panels and reports, UPR outcomes, and our online event taking place during the 44th session. Please note that all dates are provisional and subject to change. The latest information throughout the session will be available on the HRC44 page.
The 43rd session of the UN Human Rights Council will take place from February 24 to March 20, 2020.
The 35th session of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) was held in Geneva, from January 20 to 31, 2020.
Fourteen countries were reviewed during UPR35: Armenia, Grenada, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Kenya, Kiribari, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Spain, Sweden, Turkey,