The United Nations General Assembly's Third Committee adopted the resolution on national human rights institutions.

On 21 November 2011, the United Nations General Assembly's Third Committee adopted the resolution on national human rights institutions. The resolution was adopted by consensus and presently enjoys the support of 63 co-sponsors from all regions.

The resolution is now expected to be presented to the General Assembly for adoption as UN resolution, most likely in the week of 19 December 2011.

To Read the resolution click on the link below:

A.C.3.66.L.49.Rev.1 (English).pdf