Statement by H.E. Ambassador Farukh Amil, Permanent Representative of Pakistan – Agenda Item 5 – 37th HRC Session (15 March 2018)

  Mr. President,           We supported the theme of the Tenth Minority Forum of “Minority Youth: towards inclusive and diverse societies”. The Minority Forum provided all stakeholders an opportunity to share best practices, views, experiences and concerns. It gave us a chance to listen to the youth which is important in designing policies for their…

OIC Statement delivered by Pakistan General Debate – Agenda Item 7 – 37th Session of the Human Rights Council  

  Mr. President,   The OIC expresses its disapproval at the reluctance of some States to participate in the general debate of item7. This item is fundamental and permanent on the Council’s agenda, focusing on the human rights situation in the Occupied Palestinian territory and other occupied Arab territories, as it is the role of…

OIC Statement delivered by Pakistan Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories occupied since 1967 Agenda Item 7 37th Session of the Human Rights Council

Thank you, Mr. President,   The OIC would like to thank Professor Lynk and to express our appreciation for his report and presentation to the Human Rights Council. We condemn Israel’s refusal to cooperate with the mandate of the Special Rapporteur, consistent with its culture of non-cooperation with special procedures mandate holders and other United…

OIC Statement delivered by Pakistan General debate on ITEM 5 37th HRC Session (March 2017)

  Mr. President, The OIC reiterates that work of the Special Procedures of Human Rights Council and treaty bodies should always be guided by the principles of universality, objectivity, impartiality, constructive cooperation, non-selectivity and non-politicization. All human rights must be treated on equal basis. The OIC considers that equitable distribution of financial and human resources…

Statement by H.E. Ambassador Farukh Amil Permanent Representative of Pakistan Agenda Item 5 37th HRC Session (15 March 2018)

  Mr. President,           We supported the theme of the Tenth Minority Forum of “Minority Youth: towards inclusive and diverse societies”. The Minority Forum provided all stakeholders an opportunity to share best practices, views, experiences and concerns. It gave us a chance to listen to the youth which is important in designing policies for their…