WELCOME to UPR Info’s website
The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) is a new and unique mechanism of the United Nations which started in April 2008 and consists of the review of the human rights practices of all States in the world, once every four years and a half.
You will find on this website useful information on the UPR: States reports; OHCHR summaries and compilations; NGOs submissions; reports of the Working Group; a database of recommendations; the webcast of each review; videos; tutorials and detailed explanations on how to engage in the process:
. Calendar of UPR and Human Rights Council meetings for 2014, 29 October 2013.
. Timetable for UPR Session 18 (27 January - 7 February 2014).
. Human Rights Council President, Letter on the format of Working Group reports, 18 September 2013.
. Working Group on Human Rights in India and the United Nations, Tracking implementation: A monitoring tool for recommendations from the UN’s UPR for India, 2013.