Tuesday, 21 May 2019

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UNRIC Library Backgrounder: Venezuela

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UN News Centre - Venezuela


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Selected UN Documents
  • S/2019/190 (28 February 2019): Russian Federation: draft resolution: https://undocs.org/S/2019/190 - not adopted
  • S/2019/186 (28 February 2019): United States of America: draft resolution: https://undocs.org/S/2019/186 - vetoed
  • A/HRC/RES/39/1: Promotion and protection of human rights in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela: resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council on
    27 September 2018: http://undocs.org/A/HRC/RES/39/1
  • A/HRC/39/47/Add.2 (7 September 2018): Report of the Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order on his country visit to the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela: Comments by the State (Unofficial English Version): https://www.ohchr.org/EN/HRBodies/HRC/RegularSessions/Session39/Documents/A_HRC_39_47_Add.2.docx
  • A/HRC/39/47/Add.1 (3 August 2018): Report of the Independent Expert on the Promotion of a Democratic and Equitable International Order on his mission to the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and Ecuador: note / by the Secretariat: http://undocs.org/A/HRC/39/47/Add.1
    Annexes (p. 25-40): 1. List of stakeholders with whom the Independent Expert met --2. Selected reports, resolutions and statements -- 3. Acuerdo de Convivencia Democrática -- 4. Letter from José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero to the opposition -- 5. Open letter from Noam Chomsky, Danny Glover and 152 others in support of mediation, not sanctions, in Venezuela -- 6. Statement from 47 human rights organizations and social movements on the declarations of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees on human mobility in Venezuela -- 7. Selected bibliography and electronic links.
  • Further documents – click here.
  • UN Member States on the Record: Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
    This site provides access to information about membership and statements of Member States at the United Nations.
Selected Statements and Speeches by UN Officials

Non-UN Sources
1 May 2019
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