Right to Development at 30: time to act!

33rd Session of the UN Human Rights Council 

Item 3 – General Debate



Mr Chair,

APG23 and 16 co-signing NGOs take note of the two reports on Right to Development delivered at this 33rd session of the Human Rights Council and would like to reiterate the following:

Implementation of UPR recommendations at the national level

32nd Session of the UN Human Rights Council

Item 6 of the Agenda: General Debate

Geneva - June 24, 2016


Thank you Mister President,

CCIG, on behalf of a coalition of 17 NGOs, welcomes the commitment of States to the UPR process in compliance with relevant core documents of GA resolution 60/251 (2006) and HRC resolution 5/1 (2007).

Barriers to the implementation of the right to development

32nd Session of the UN Human Rights Council 

Panel on the 30th Anniversary of the Declaration on the Right to Development

Geneva - June 2016



Mr Chair,


The security crisis in Burundi (in French)

31ème Session du Conseil des Droits de l'Homme des Nations Unies

Item 10 – Dialogue interactif – Burundi

Genève - 22 mars 2016


Mr. le Président,

Human rights violations against minorities in Iraq

31th Session of the UN Human Rights Council

Item 3 – Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on minority issues

Geneva - 15th March 2016



Mr. President,

Dominicans for Justice and Peace welcomes the recent visit to Iraq of the Special Rapporteur on Minority Issues. Her statement of the 8 th of March rightly addresses key challenges that religious minorities are facing everyday.

Inclusive growth and Sustainable Development

31st Regular Session of the Human Rights Council –29 February to 24th March 2016

ITEM 1: Annual High-level Panel on Human Rights Mainstreaming



Mr President,

APG23 and the co-signing NGOs welcome the initiative to discuss on this panel such a relevant topic and thank the panellists for their interventions.

Human rights situation in the Central African Republic: conflicts and transitional justice (in French)

Lors de la 20ème session spéciale du Conseil des Droits de l'Homme des Nations Unies, les Dominicains appellent à prendre toutes les mesures nécessaires pour rammener le calme dans le pays et mettre un terme à la grave crise humanitaire qui frappe les populaitons civiles.

Declaration on International Solidarity at the United Nations

Even in the midst of a global recession, there is a real need of seeking the common good and making real the concept of the family of nations as well as finding innovative ways to implement responsibilities for respecting, protecting and fulfilling human rights worldwide. This is what the concept of International Solidarity is about.

UPR on Haiti : Joint Oral Statement of the Order of Preachers

Dans le cadre de l'Examen périodique universel (EPU) d'Haïti conduit tous les quatre ans par le Conseil des Droits de l'Homme de l'Organisation des Nations Unies, la Délégation permanente de l'Ordre des Prêcheurs a fait l'intervention suivante.

Social protection floors to fight extreme poverty

Dominicans for Justice and Peace (Order of Prechers), endorses the oral statement deliverd to the United Nations by ATD Fourth World about EXTREME POVERTY