Debate on racial profiling and incitement to hatred, including in the context of migration Comments by Pakistan (34 session of HRC) 17 March 2017

Mr. President, The rights to equality and non-discrimination are cornerstones of human rights law and the prohibition of racial discrimination constitutes an erga omnes obligation. Yet in many parts of the world we are witnessing, with great concern, discriminatory practices and increasingly xenophobic and racist responses, including racial, ethnic, religious and nationality based profiling and…