Universal Periodic Review - 20th session

The twentieth session of the Human Rights Council's Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Working Group took place in Geneva from 27 October to 7 November 2014. The UPR mechanism is a unique, states driven process which involves a review of human rights records of all UN Member States.

During this session 14 States had their human rights records examined:  Italy, El Salvador, Gambia, Bolivia, Fiji, San Marino, Kazakstan, Angola, Iran, Madagaskar, Iraq, Slovenia, Egypt and Bosnia Herzegovina.

Iceland delivered oral statements and recommendations during interactive dialogues with  El Salvador, Iran, Egypt og Bosnia Herzegovina.

The statements can be accessed below:

Bosnia and Herzegovina, Egypt, El Salvador and Iran

UN WebTV:

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Iceland No 32
Egypt - Iceland No 82
El Salvador - Iceland No 27
Iran - Iceland No 61

 

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