20 May 2022
UNESCO has launched new guidelines aimed at providing practical advice to National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) on how the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) exercise can be used to promote access to information, freedom of expression and the safety of journalists.
UNESCO´s guidelines have been specifically designed for NHRIs to maximize the use of the UPR at the country level. They provide practical examples for engaging with the UPR prior to, during and after the review.
See more on: Headquarters website
Full title: The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) and its potential to foster freedom of expression, access to information and safety of journalists: guidelines for national human rights institutions (NHRIs)
Corporate author: UNESCO
Person as author: Jilani, Hina
Document code: CI-2022/FEJ/UPR/1
Collation: 5 pages : illustrations
Also available in: English, Français, Español, العربية, 汉语
Year of publication:2022
Licence type:CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO