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Human Rights Council - HRC

International Organisations, Programmes, Funds, Institutes and other Bodies
Humanitarian Law and Action, Human Rights, Migration
Avenue de la Paix 8-14
1211 Geneva
Switzerland
Tel:
+41 22 917 92 20

"The Human Rights Council is an inter-governmental body within the UN system made up of 47 States responsible for strengthening the promotion and protection of human rights around the globe.  The Council was created by the UN General Assembly on 15 March 2006 with the main purpose of addressing situations of human rights violations and make recommendations on them."