Korea (Republic of)

Next review: 2023

Timeline for UPR engagement in the current cycle

Review phasei
Close
From the date of the Working Group session until the Adoption outcome report (approximately 4- 6 months)
Follow up phasei
Close
Approximately 3 years starting from the Adoption of the outcome reports
National consultations and drafting phasei
Close
1 year before the next Working Group
Advocacy phasei
Close
Other Stakeholders Report deadline until Working group session (approximately 7 months)
UPR Working Group
11-2017
Adoption outcome report
05-2018
Stakeholders report deadline
07-2022
National report deadline
10-2022
Pre session
12-2022
UPR Working Group
01-2023

Official OHCHR documents

National report

National report

A/HRC/WG.6/28/KOR/1

Compilation of UN information

Compilation of UN information

A/HRC/WG.6/28/KOR/2
A/HRC/WG.6/28/KOR/2/Annex

Summary of other stakeholders information

Summary of other stakeholders information

A/HRC/WG.6/28/KOR/3

Civil society and other submissions

NHRI submissions

NHRCK - National Human Rights Commission of the Republic of Korea

NGO submissions

AI - Amnesty International
APMM - Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants
CGNK - Center for Global Nonkilling
CIVICUS - CIVICUS: World Alliance for Citizen Participation
CPTI-IFOR - International Fellowship of Reconciliation
EAJCW - European Association of Jehovah's Christian Witnesses
GIEACPC - Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children
HRW - Human Rights Watch
JS1 - Joint Submission 1
JS2 - Joint Submission 2
JS3 - Joint Submission 3
JS4 - Joint Submission 4
JS5 - Joint Submission 5
KHRF - Kaleidoscope Human Rights Foundation

Other submissions

KCSL - Korean Committee to Save Lawmaker Lee Seok-ki of the Insurrection Conspiracy Case

Review in the Working Group

Report of the Working group (draft)

A/HRC/WG.6/28/L.8

Questions written in advance

Questions written in advance

Adoption in the Plenary session

Report of the Working group (final)

A/HRC/37/11

Addendum

A/HRC/37/11/Add.1

Report of the HRC session

A/HRC/37/2

Oral statement by other stakeholders (adoption)

Amnesty International
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development
Center for Global Nonkilling
CiVICUS - World Alliance for Citizen Participation
Human Rights Watch
International Fellowship of Reconciliation
International Lesbian and Gay Association
Istituto Internazionale Maria Ausiliatrice delle Salesiane di Don Bosco

Follow-up

Miscellaneous documents

Letter from OHCHR on Implementation in 3rd Cycle
NGO Submission Matrix Republic of Korea - To complete

Official OHCHR documents

National report

National report

A/HRC/WG.6/14/KOR/1

Corrigendum National report

A/HRC/WG.6/14/KOR/1/Corr.1

Compilation of UN information

Compilation of UN information

A/HRC/WG.6/14/KOR/2

Summary of other stakeholders information

Summary of other stakeholders information

A/HRC/WG.6/14/KOR/3

Corrigendum Summary

A/HRC/WG.6/14/KOR/3/Corr.1

Civil society and other submissions

NHRI submissions

NHRCK - National Human Rights Commission of Korea
NHRCK - National Human Rights Commission of Korea - Annex

Annex NHRI submissions

NHRCK - National Human Rights Commission of Korea - Annex

NGO submissions

AI - Amnesty International
APIL - Advocates for Public Interest Law
CMHRK - Center for Military Human Rights Korea
COLCGS - Congregation of Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd
CRN - Child Rights Network
EAJCW - European Association of Jehovah’s Christian Witness
GIEACPC - Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children
HRI - Harm Reduction International
ICJ - International Commission of Jurists
JS 1 - Joint Submission
JS 2 - Joint Submission
JS 3 - Joint Submission
JS 4 - Joint Submission
JS 5 - Joint Submission
KBA - Korean Bar Association
KFPN - Korean Family Preservation Network
KHIS - Korean House for International Solidarity

UN Agencies submissions

UNHCR
UNHCR - Annex

Annex UN Agencies submissions

UNHCR - Annex

Review in the Working Group

Report of the Working group (draft)

A/HRC/WG.6/14/L.8

Questions written in advance

Advance written questions

Questions written in advance additional

Advance written questions

Adoption in the Plenary session

Report of the Working group (final)

A/HRC/22/10

Addendum

A/HRC/22/10/Add.1

Report of the HRC session

A/HRC/22/2: Report of the Human Rights Council on its twenty-second session

Oral statement by the State under Review (adoption)

Statement by Republic of Korea

Oral statement by other stakeholders (adoption)

Amnesty International
CIVICUS
Forum Asia
International Fellowship for Reconciliation
NHRI
Save the Children

Follow-up

State's Mid-term report

Republic of Korea's National Mid-term Report (2015)

Official OHCHR documents

National report

National report

A/HRC/WG.6/2/KOR/1

Compilation of UN information

Compilation of UN information

A/HRC/WG.6/2/KOR/2

Summary of other stakeholders information

Summary of other stakeholders information

A/HRC/WG.6/2/KOR/3

Civil society and other submissions

NHRI submissions

National Human Righs Commission

NGO submissions

Amnesty International
Amnesty International - Annex
Asian Legal Resource Centre
Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children
International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission
International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission - Annex 1
International Trade Union Confederation
International Trade Union Confederation - Annex 1
Korean Womens Association United
Korean Womens Association United - Annex
Lawyers for a Democratic Society (Joint Submission)

Annex NGO submissions

Amnesty International - Annex
International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission - Annex 1
International Trade Union Confederation - Annex 1
Korean Womens Association United - Annex

UN Agencies submissions

UNHCR

Review in the Working Group

Report of the Working group (draft)

A/HRC/WG.6/2/L.6

Questions written in advance

Advance written questions

Adoption in the Plenary session

Report of the Working group (final)

A/HRC/8/40

Addendum

A/HRC/8/40/Add1

Report of the HRC session

A/HRC/8/52: Report of the Human Rights Council on its eight session

Oral statement by the State under Review (adoption)

Statement by Republic of Korea

Oral statement by other stakeholders (adoption)

Amnesty International
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network
Joint Statement: Forum Asia, People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy (PSPD)
MINBYUN - Lawyers for a Democratic Society
National Human Rights Commission of the Republic of Korea