Human Rights Committee - Organizational Submission - November 2010
Document: us_upr_submission_on_usa_the_advocates_for_human_rights_2.pdf (PDF 177.1 KB)
Country: United States of America
Type: Intl Mechanism Submission
Issues: Bias and Discrimination, Children's Rights, Death Penalty, Detention, Due Process and Fair Trial, Gender-Based Violence, International Advocacy, Legal Representation, Migrant Rights, Racial Justice, Women's Rights
Mechanism: Universal Periodic Review
Report Type: Stakeholder Report
This report outlines the United States' compliance or failure to comply with various obligations under international human rights law. The report highlights failures to protect human rights in the context of the death penalty, the rights of women, and the rights of non-citizens.