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UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

23rd session of the Human Rights Council: Resolutions, decisions and President’s statement

RESOLUTIONS


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23/1

The deteriorating situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic, and the recent killings in Al-Qusayr

1

A/HRC/23/L.1

Adopted by a vote on 29.5.13 [36 in favour, 1 against, 8 abstentions]

23/2

The role of freedom of opinion and expression in women’s empowerment

3

A/HRC/23/L.5

Adopted without a vote on 13.6.13

23/3

Enhancement of international cooperation in the field of human rights

3

A/HRC/23/L.6

Adopted without a vote on 13.6.13

23/4

The right to education: follow-up to Human Rights Council resolution 8/4

3

A/HRC/23/L.7

Adopted without a vote on 13.6.13

23/5

Trafficking in persons, especially women and children: efforts to combat human trafficking in supply chains of businesses

3

A/HRC/23/L.8

Adopted without a vote on 13.6.13

23/6

Independence and impartiality of the judiciary, jurors and assessors, and the independence of lawyers

3

A/HRC/23/L.9

Adopted without a vote on 13.6.13

23/7

Elimination of discrimination against women

3

A/HRC/23/L.13

Adopted without a vote on 13.6.13

23/8

Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights of internally displaced persons

3

A/HRC/23/L.14

Adopted without a vote on 13.6.13

23/9

The negative impact of corruption on the enjoyment of human rights

3

A/HRC/23/L.19

Adopted without a vote on 13.6.13

23/10

Promotion of the enjoyment of the cultural rights of everyone and respect for cultural diversity

3

A/HRC/23/L.20

Adopted without a vote on 13.6.13

23/11

The effects of foreign debt and other related international financial obligations of States on the full enjoyment of all human rights, particularly economic, social and cultural rights

3

A/HRC/23/L.22

Adopted by a vote on 13.6.13
[30 in favour, 15 against, 2 abstentions]

23/12

Human rights and international solidarity

3

A/HRC/23/L.23

Adopted by a vote on 13.6.13
[32 in favour, 15 against, 0 abstentions]

23/13

Attacks and discrimination against persons with albinism

3

A/HRC/23/L.25

Adopted without a vote on 13.6.13

23/14

Access to medicines in the context of the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health

3

A/HRC/23/L.10/Rev.1

Adopted by a vote on 13.6.13
[31 in favour, 0 against, 16 abstentions]

23/15

Situation of human rights in Belarus

4

A/HRC/23/L.18

Adopted by a vote on 13.6.13
[26 in favour, 3 against, 18 abstentions]

23/16

Promotion of the right to peace

5

A/HRC/23/L.21

Adopted by a vote on 13.6.13
[30 in favour, 9 against, 8 abstentions]

23/17

National institutions for the promotion and protection of human rights

8

A/HRC/23/L.15

Adopted without a vote on 13.6.13

23/18

Technical assistance to the Central African Republic in the field of human rights

10

A/HRC/23/L.3

Adopted without a vote on 13.6.13

23/19

National policies and human rights

10

A/HRC/23/L.16

Adopted without a vote on 13.6.13

23/20

Human rights of migrants

3

A/HRC/23/L.12

Adopted without a vote on 14.6.13

23/21

Situation of human rights in Eritrea

4

A/HRC/23/L.17

Adopted without a vote on 14.6.13

23/22

Technical assistance to Côte d’Ivoire in the field of human rights

10

A/HRC/23/L.2/Rev.1

Adopted without a vote on 14.6.13

23/23

Strengthening of technical cooperation and consultative services in Guinea

10

A/HRC/23/L.4

Adopted without a vote on 14.6.13

23/24

Technical assistance and capacity-building for South Sudan in the field of human rights

10

A/HRC/23/L.24

Adopted without a vote on 14.6.13

23/25

Accelerating efforts to eliminate all forms of violence against women: preventing and responding to rape and other forms of sexual violence

3

A/HRC/23/L.28

Adopted without a vote on 14.6.13

23/26

The deterioration of the situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic, and the need to grant immediate access to the commission of inquiry

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A/HRC/23/L.29

Adopted by a vote on 14.6.13
[37 in favour, 1 against, 9 abstentions]

DECISIONS


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23/101

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: France

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Adopted without a vote on 6.6.2013

23/102

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Tonga

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 6.6.2013

23/103

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Romania

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 6.6.2013

23/104

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Mali

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 6.6.2013

23/105

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Botswana

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 6.6.2013

23/106

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Bahamas

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 6.6.2013

23/107

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Burundi

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 6.6.2013

23/108

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Luxembourg

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 6.6.2013

23/109

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Barbados

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 6.6.2013

23/110

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Montenegro

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 7.6.2013

23/111

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: United Arab Emirates

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 7.6.2013

23/112

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Liechtenstein

6

 

Adopted without a vote on 7.6.2013

23/113

Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Serbia

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Adopted without a vote on 7.6.2013

23/114

Assistance to Somalia in the field of human rights

10

A/HRC/23/L.11

Adopted without a vote on 14.6.13

PRESIDENT'S STATEMENTS


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PRST/23/1

Situation of human rights in Myanmar as regards Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine State and other Muslims

 

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A/HRC/23/L.26

Adopted without a vote on 14.6.13