Vision & Mission

Vision
 
An inclusive society promoting respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms for all without discrimination.
 
Mission
 
UPR Info strengthens the capacities of all stakeholders to improve the human rights situation of all segments of society, empowering them to achieve their full potential.
 
Values
 
Universality: UPR Info wholeheartedly affirms the universality of human rights, and deems essential the universal coverage and equal treatment of all issues, countries, and stakeholders.
 
Transparency: At UPR Info, we are committed to employing and promoting the highest standards of transparency, both internally and externally. We commit to the transparency of our organisational working methods, strive to promote the transparency of States during the Review and Implementation phases of the UPR, and work diligently to make the modalities and developments of the UPR mechanism transparent to all stakeholders.
 
Impartiality: We hold central the tenet of impartiality, which underpins our unique capacity to act as a neutral facilitator to support the cooperative development of the UPR mechanism through objective, reliable information and interactive dialogue.
 
Inclusiveness: Through our work both online and offline, we strive to continuously increase the quantity, diversity, accessibility, and active participation of all stakeholders in the UPR process. The UPR is everyone's concern and responsibility.
 
Ownership: UPR Info is convinced that transformative human rights progress is reliant upon ownership, with empowered national and international stakeholders with strong capacities aligning their goals and efforts to achieve tangible change on the ground.

Our Approach

UPR Info follows a gender equality and human rights-based approach to realizing our mission. Through our training programmes, we strive to bring a differentiated response to issues affecting women/girls, vulnerable and marginalized groups. Our actions are guided by the principles of accountability, transparency, and non-discrimination, and we work to expand our outreach by developing partnerships with trusted organizations.