Useful Information


OHCHR report 2019 OHCHR Report 2019
OHCHR Management Plan 2018-2021 OHCHR Management Plan 2018-2021
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)

South Africa

South Africa

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South Africa and UN Charter-based Bodies

South Africa and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Committee against Torture
Concluding observations (2019) CAT/C/ZAF/CO/2

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Concluding observations (2018) E/C.12/ZAF/CO/1

Concluding observations (2018) CRPD/C/ZAF/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 (2016) CRC/C/OPSC/ZAF/CO/1

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

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2016) CERD/C/ZAF/CO/4-8

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2016) CCPR/C/ZAF/CO/1

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2011) CEDAW/C/ZAF/CO/4

>>Full list of documents in the Treaty Body Database

Contact Information


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

Africa Branch
Tel. +41 22 917 9220

Regional Office

UN House, Metropark Building
351 Francis Baard Street
P.O. Box 6541
Pretoria 0001
South Africa
Tel.: +27 12 354 8686
Fax: +27 12 354 8681

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