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Second Forum United Nations Forum on Human Rights, Democracy and the Rule of Law “Parliaments as promoters of human rights, democracy and the rule of law”.

Image credit: OHCHR

Image credit: OHCHR

International IDEA participates in the second version of the UN Forum on Human Rights, Democracy and the Rule of Law on “Parliaments as promoters of human rights, democracy and the rule of law”.

In resolution 28/14, adopted on 26 March 2015, the Human Rights Council decided to establish a forum on human rights, democracy and rule of law.  The purpose of the Forum is “to provide a platform for promoting dialogue and cooperation on issues pertaining to the relationship between these areas” and to “identify and analyze best practices, challenges and opportunities for States in their efforts to secure respect for human rights, democracy and the rule of law”.

For more information, please visit: https://www.ohchr.org/en/hrbodies/HRC/Democracy/Pages/ForumDemocracy.aspx

Partner Organizations/collaborators: 
UN Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner, Inter-Parliamentary Union