This publication consists of figures and charts portraying, in a quantitative fashion, the Arab Group’s and Arab States’ contributions to the work of the Human Rights Council during the three regular sessions (25th, 26th and 27th) and the three special sessions (20th, 21st and 22nd) of the 2014 Human Rights Council. It also reviews the activities of individual Arab states during the 18th and 19th sessions of the Universal Periodic Review. The research aims at giving the maximum statistical information for each agenda item addressed during the Human Rights Council based on data collected from the official reports of the Council as well as from the official UNHRC website. It seeks to provide an accurate reflection of the overall participation of the Arab Group and Arab States as well as of other groups and organizations represented in the Council.
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Wednesday, 1 January, 2014