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Markus Schmidt on the Universal Periodic Review of the Human Rights Council
21 May 2010 -  Mr. Markus Schmidt, Office of the United Nations, High Commissioner of Human Rights

"The Universal Periodic Review of the Human Rights Council and Its Interaction with other Human Rights Procedures"
The lecture examines the modality and the effectiveness of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Procedure of the Human Rights Council. It also addresses the complementarity between the UPR procedure and the reporting procedures of the UN human rights treaty bodies.