Preparation for the 2nd Cycle

The Human Rights Council has adopted some new modalities for the second cycle of the UPR. The HRC completed a review of its work and functioning by adopting decision A/HRC/DEC/17/119 on June 17 2011, on the Follow up to HRC Resolution A/HRC/RES/16/21 with regard to the UPR.

A useful document has been produced by on New UPR modalities for the second cycle which is available here.

The Official calendar for the 2nd Cycle is available here (