Yemen


Yemen

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Yemen and UN Charter-based Bodies

Yemen and UN Treaty Bodies

Special Procedures

Country visits by Special Procedures

Most recent Special Procedures' reports

Report submitted by the independent expert on extreme poverty: Mission to Yemen (E/CN.4/2004/43/Add.1)

Most recent reports by the UN Secretary-General, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and Secretariat

Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights containing the findings of the Group of Independent Eminent International and Regional Experts and a summary of technical assistance provided by the Office of the High Commissioner to the National Commission of Inquiry (A/HRC/39/43)
English (Advance Edited Version) | Arabic (unofficial version)

Situation of human rights in Yemen - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (A/HRC/33/38)

Situation of human rights in Yemen - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (A/HRC/30/31)

Situation of human rights in Yemen - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (A/HRC/24/34)

Situation of human rights in Yemen - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (A/HRC/21/37)

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Main page of the Special Procedures

Most recent concluding observations

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict
Concluding observations (2014) CRC/C/OPAC/YEM/CO/1

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2014) CRC/C/YEM/CO/4

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2012) CCPR/C/YEM/CO/5

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Concluding observations (2011) E/C.12/YEM/CO/2

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2011) CERD/C/YEM/CO/17-18

Committee against Torture
Concluding observations (2010) CAT/C/YEM/CO/2/REV.1

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography
Concluding observations (2009) CRC/C/OPSC/YEM/CO/1

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2009) CEDAW/C/YEM/CO/6


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OHCHR in Yemen

OHCHR established its Country Office in Yemen (Sana’a) in September 2012, at the invitation of the Government, with the signing of the official agreement between OHCHR and the Government of Yemen. In May 2019, OHCHR opened a sub-office in Aden. In accordance with its mandate, as set out in General Assembly resolution 48/141 of 20 December 1993, OHCHR advises and assists the Government on strategies, programmes and measures to promote and protect human rights in Yemen, in compliance with international human rights law and international humanitarian law. More about OHCHR in Yemen.

Contact Information

Headquarters

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

Middle East and North Africa Section
Tel. + 41 22 917 9777

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