Progress of the 7th session

This heading gives you access to the content of the Human Rights council 7th UPR training session at the attention of education and civil society stakeholders: discussions and interventions audio recordings, Powerpoint presentations and workshops reports

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Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Pre-session (in language based groups) for those who have limited knowledge of the UPR

10:00am An introduction to the Human Rights Council and the Universal Periodic Review (UPR)
02:00pm UPR procedures - How the 1st UPR cycle went
Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Opening of the Session

09h00am Welcome speech by the authorities
10:00am From the 1st to the 2nd UPR cycle

- Raising awareness and mobilizing civil society
- Presentations
- Experiences by national coalitions (Switzerland

- Workshops on civil society mobilization

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Sensitizing et training different kinds of public

09h00am - Research circles Workshops
- Media Workshops
02:00pm - Wider public and social networks Workshops
- Administrations: Diplomatic missions Workshops

Saturday, October 27th, 2012

UPR and Human Rigths Education

09h00am - The UN Declaration on Human Rights Education and Training
- Presentation of the CIFEDHOP monitoring Platform
02:00pm - Examining HR education within the UPR
- The UPR as a tool for HRE
- Useful juridical instruments
- Evaluating national implementation mechanisms
05:00pm Conclusions
Monday, October 29th, 2012

Participation to the 14th UPR Session

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Participation to the 14th UPR Session