The Coalition for Local and Regional Governments (LRGs) in the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) publishes “UPR Tips for LRGs” to provide information to LRGs interested to take part and contribute to this unique human rights mechanism.
Institution: Coalition for Local and Regional Governments in the Universal Periodic Review
WHO connects nations, partners and people, so that everyone, everywhere can attain the highest level of health. It promotes healthier lives and leads global efforts to expand universal health coverage and respond to health emergencies, including in cities.
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The Geneva Cities Hub and several partners have recently launched a Coalition for the participation of LRGs in the UPR. The coalition seeks to promote the involvement of LRGs in the UPR, to garner support for human rights at all levels of governments and enhance their implementation on the ground.