Global Politics Podcast

Episode 44 - UNHRC resolution calls for reconciliation and accountability

April 05, 2021 Global Politics
Global Politics Podcast
Episode 44 - UNHRC resolution calls for reconciliation and accountability
Show Notes

On 23 March, the UN Human Rights Council adopted a resolution titled "Promoting reconciliation, accountability and human rights in Sri Lanka" in the forty-sixth session. The resolution was drafted by a Core Group including the UK, Germany, Canada, Malawi, Montenegro, and North Macedonia. It was co-sponsored by 40 other countries including the US, France, and Italy. The resolution was put to vote through an e-voting system for the first time.

Please click on this link to read more about the issue: Sanctions on China, Saudi Arabia ceasefire in Yemen, the UNHRC resolution on Sri Lanka, and a massacre in Niger (conflictreader.org)