On 10 March 2017, a Joint Oral Statement ‘The World Programme for Human Rights Education, Implementation of the Third phase’ was delivered on behalf of 25 organizations, during the 34th Session of the Human Rights Council.

The Statement stressed the key role of the World Programme for Human Rights Education as an essential tool for implementing the UN Declaration, by providing a concrete framework for action and by strengthening partnerships and cooperation at all levels.

It emphasized also that the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) had invited all Member States and National Human Rights Institutions to submit information on national implementation of the third phase of the World Programme and urged all Member States to contribute their national feedback.

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