Uploaded on November 20, 2019

The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) holds a unique role and space in the human rights
system. This report provides an overview of how sexual rights have been addressed through the
second cycle of the UPR—by CSOs (particularly those SRI partnered with on stakeholder
submissions), states under review (SuR) (in their national reports, and in their responses to
the recommendations they receive) by recommending states, and to a lesser extent by the
Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in its preparation of summary