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OHCHR report 2016 OHCHR Report 2016
OHCHR Management Plan 2014-2017 OHCHR Management Plan 2014-2017
Brochure: Human Rights in action Human Rights in Action (PDF)
Working with the United Nations Human Rights Programme: A Handbook for Civil Society A Handbook for Civil Society (PDF)



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Nicaragua and UN Charter-based Bodies

Nicaragua and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Committee on Migrant Workers
Concluding observations (2016) CMW/C/NIC/CO/1

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict
Concluding observations (2010) CRC/C/OPAC/NIC/CO/1

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography
Concluding observations (2010) CRC/C/OPSC/NIC/CO/1

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2010) CRC/C/NIC/CO/4

Committee against Torture
Concluding observations (2009) CAT/C/NIC/CO/1

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2008) CCPR/C/NIC/CO/3

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Concluding observations (2008) E/C.12/NIC/CO/4

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2008) CERD/C/NIC/CO/14

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2007) CEDAW/C/NIC/CO/6

>>Full list of documents in the Treaty Body Database

Contact Information


Field Operations and Technical Cooperation Division (FOTCD)
Contact is in Geneva, Switzerland.

Americas Section
Tel. + 41 22 928 9167

Human Rights Adviser

Tel: 505 2270 1202
Fax: 505 8465 7863

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