ICCPR Geneva Report Back Call - March 26

Date: 
Wed Mar 26, 2014 - 7:30pm EDT
Location: 
USHRN ICCPR Taskforce
United States

From March 8-15, a U.S. civil society and Indigenous Nations delegation went to Geneva, Switzerland, to present reports to the UN Human Rights Committee on the U.S. Government's non-compliance with its human rights obligations under the the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights treaty. Parpicipants in this 80-plus-member delegation will hold a call to report back on March 26th, at 3:30 PM EST, to share the experiences, lessons learned, and thoughts for moving forward. We hope you will join us.

Date: March 26th, 2014

Time: 3:30 PM EST

Registration: You will need to register to join the call.

The Committee's recommendations to the Governemnt, known as Concluding Observations, are expected to be released on March 27, 2014.

Click here to view a photo gallery of the delegation and its activities.

Click here to view a recording of the U.S. Government's in-person dialogue with the ICCPR's monitoring committee (scroll down until you see the United States label).

Click here to read the blogs of delegation members during their time in Geneva and other press coverage.

 

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ICCPR Geneva Delegation, Report Back Call, human rights monitoring, U.S. accountability