Garantir le droit à la participation de la société civile dans le cadre des réunions établies à l'occasion du COVID-19 : contributions du point de vue latino-américain (en anglais)

Geneva, 30 April 2020

Ambassador Elisabeth Tichy-Fisslberger,

President of the United Nations Human Rights Council

Palais des Nations


Ms Michelle Bachelet,

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Palais Wilson


Re: Ensuring civil society’s right to participation within the context of the virtual meetings established due to the COVID-19 pandemic - Contributions from the Latin American perspective.

Your Excellencies,

Les organisations confessionnelles pour la Journée mondiale des réfugiés 2020 - dans le cadre du Covid-19 (en espagnol)

Organizaciones religiosas en la Jornada Mundial del Refugiado 2020

“Conocer para comprender”

Les organisations confessionnelles pour la Journée mondiale des réfugiés 2020 - dans le cadre du Covid-19

Les organisations confessionnelles pour la Journée Mondiale des Réfugiés 2020

« Connaître pour comprendre »

Les organisations confessionnelles pour la Journée mondiale des réfugiés 2020 - dans le cadre du Covid-19 (en anglais)

Faith-Based Organisations on World Refugee Day 2020

“To know in order to understand”

Covid-19, changement climatique et droits de l'homme (en anglais)

Human Rights Council 44th Session (22 June-10 July 2020)

Joint statement submitted by the World Council of Churches on behalf of the  Geneva Interfaith Forum on Climate Change, Environment and Human Rights (GIF)

States must protect human rights in the wake of Covid-19 and the climate crisis

Covid-19 and climate change

Contribution de la société civile au projet de déclaration de la Présidente du CDH dans le contexte du Covid-19 (en anglais)

Geneva, 22nd of April 2020

Re: our contribution to your draft President’s Statement 


The undersigned non-governmental organisations hope this letter finds you, your colleagues in the Bureau of the Human Rights Council and all supporting staff well protected. As you are preparing the draft President’s Statement for the Council on the current COVID-19 pandemic, we herewith respectfully submit our contribution to its elaboration.


Lettre de défense du système des droits de l'homme des Nations unies (en anglais)

28 February 2020

To: All permanent missions in New York and Geneva

CC: Antonio Guterres, members of the St and 3rd Committee of the UN General Assembly and Ms. Michelle Bachelet

Your Excellency,

La situation des droits de l'homme et la nécessité de prolonger le mandat de la Commission des droits de l'homme au Soudan du Sud (en anglais)

To Permanent Representatives of Member and Observer States of the United Nations Human Rights Council

6 February 2020

Re: The UN Human Rights Council should extend the mandate of the Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan


Déclaration conjointe sur la réponse de l'ONU au COVID-19 (en anglais)

Joint Statement on UN Covid-19 response - UN High Commissioner briefing 9 April 2020

This is a joint statement. We thank the High Commissioner and the HRC President for their leadership in convening this briefing. We hope this will be the first opportunity of many – to share good practices, address violations and provide a forum for discussion. This is a much-needed regular activity for the Council while the formal session is suspended. 

A renewed commitment to a multilateral approach to Business and Human Rights

United Nations Human Rights Council

38th Regular Session, 18 June -6 July 2018

Agenda Item 3





Oral Joint Statement by International Commission of Jurists, Dominicans for Peace and

Justice, Franciscans International and CIDSE in the General debate on Item 3

26 June 2018

Mr President,