Useful Information


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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Haiti and UN Charter-based Bodies

Haiti and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2016) CEDAW/C/HTI/CO/8-9

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2016) CRC/C/HTI/CO/2-3

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2014) CCPR/C/HTI/CO/1

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2001) CERD/C/304/Add.84

Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Concluding observations () CRPD/C/HTI/CO/1

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OHCHR in Haiti

2017 represented a transition period for OHCHR in Haiti. OHCHR has been in Haiti since 2004 and represented by the Human Rights Section (HRS) of the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH). The role of HRS is to support the Haitian authorities, the national human rights institution - Office de la Protection du Citoyen et de la Citoyenne (OPC) - and civil society to promote and protect human rights, to ensure accountability for human rights violations and redress for victims.
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Contact Information


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

Americas Section
Tel. + 41 22 928 9167


United Nations Mission for Justice Support in Haiti (MINUJUSTH)
Tel. +509 2815-4000 Port-au-Prince, Haiti
or Via New York/USA Tie Line: +1-917-367-3202

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