The UN Human Rights Committee has recommended a number of steps the Republic of Korea should take to better protect human rights. This is the UNHRC’s fourth review of Korea’s performance against its Convention on Civil and Political Rights obligations.  The review’s concluding observations can be read in the post below, or downloaded as an attachment here: UNHRC’s 4th …
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The draft report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review has been released. During the process 65 delegations made recommendations which can be found in the second part of the following document. Download the report as a PDF

E/C.12/KOR/Q/3 Committee on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights Pre-sessional working group Implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights List of issues to be taken up in connection with the consideration of the third periodic report of the Republic of Korea concerning the rights covered by articles 1 to 15 of the …
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A/HRC/WG.6/2/KOR/3 25 March 2008 Summary Prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, in accordance with Paragragh 15 (C) of the annex to Human Rights Council Resolution 5/1 Republic of Korea I. BACKGROUND AND FRAMEWORK A. Scope of international obligations 1. In a joint submission, Lawyers for a Democratic Society, People’s Solidarity …
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A/HRC/WG.6/2/KOR/2 Human Rights Council Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review Second Session http://minbyun.org/?module=file&act=procFileDownload&file_srl=19791&sid=279785d90819ea8ed8b061e04e6c6c1f

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Republic of Korea   We would like to bring your attention to the following excerpts, taken directly from Treaty Body Concluding Observations and Special Procedure reports, relating to issues of interest and concern to UNHCR with regards to Republic of Korea. Treaty Body Concluding Observations CRC/C/15/Add.197 32nd Session 18 …
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A/HRC/8/40–May 29, 2008

11월 30th, 2010 | Posted by admin in 4. UN reports on Republic of Korea - (댓글 끄기)

A/HRC/8/40 29 May 2008 Human Rights Council Eighth Session Agenda item 6   Universal Periodic Review Report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review–Republic of Korea Introduction 1. The Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review (UPR), established in accordance with Human Rights Council resolution 5/1 of 18 June 2007, held its second …
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                                                               DRAFT Programme of Work for the 10th session of the Human Rights Council (2 – 27 March 2009)  Version 12. 02.2009     1st week 2nd week 3rd week 4th week     M O N D A Y     02.03 09.03 16.03 23.03   1000 – 1300 High-level segment (HLS)  1000 – …
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E/CN.4/2006/NGO/185–March 7, 2006

11월 24th, 2010 | Posted by admin in 4. UN reports on Republic of Korea - (댓글 끄기)

COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS Sixty-second session Item 18 of the provisional agenda EFFECTIVE FUNCTIONING OF HUMAN RIGHTS MECHANISMS RESPONSIBILITIES OF REPUBLIC OF KOREA IN IMPLEMENTING RECOMMENDATIONS OF INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUTIONS 1. We have noted with great interest the issue of implementing recommendations of inter national human rights institutions in the United Nations Commission on …
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E/CN.4/2006/NGO/183–March 7, 2006

11월 24th, 2010 | Posted by admin in 4. UN reports on Republic of Korea - (댓글 끄기)

COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS Sixty-second session Item s 10 and 16 of the provisional agenda ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS RERORT OF THE SUB -COMMISSION ON THE PROMOTION AND PROTECTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS RESPONSIBILITIES OF TRANSNATIONAL CORPORTATIONS WITH REGARD TO HUMAN RIGHTS: OVERSEAS CORPORATIONS OF THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA 1. We have been observing with …
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