Lao People's Democratic Republic

Next review: 2025

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
01-2020
Adoption outcome report
07-2020
Stakeholders report deadline
09-2024
National report deadline
02-2025
Pre session
04-2025
UPR Working Group
05-2025

Official OHCHR documents

National report

National report

A/HRC/WG.6/35/LAO/1

Compilation of UN information

Compilation of UN information

A_HRC_WG.6_35_LAO_2

Summary of other stakeholders information

Summary of other stakeholders information

A_HRC_WG.6_35_LAO_3

Civil society and other submissions

Civil society and other submissions

Gender Development Association - PS35 - PPT
Gender Development Association - PS35 - STMT
Mouvement Lao pour les Droits de l'Homme - PS35 - STMT
Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation - PS35 - STMT

NGO submissions

ADL - Alliance for Democracy in Laos
AI - Amnesty International
CSW - Christian Solidarity Worldwide
GIEACPC - Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children
Global Unions - ITF
ICAN - International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
JAI - Just Atonement Inc.
JS01 - Joint Submission 01
JS02 - Joint Submission 02
JS03 - Joint Submission 03
JS04 - Joint Submission 04
JS05 - Joint Submission 05
JS06 - Joint Submission 06
JS07 - Joint Submission 07
JS09 - Joint Submission 09
JUBILEE - JUBILEE CAMPAIGN

Annex NGO submissions

ADL - Alliance for Democracy in Laos
JS01 - Joint Submission 01
JS03 - Joint Submission 03
JS05 - Joint Submission 05

UN Agencies submissions

UN RCO Laos - UN Resident Coordinator's Office in Lao PDR
UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Annex UN Agencies submissions

UN RCO Laos - UN Resident Coordinator's Office in Lao PDR

Adoption in the Plenary session

Adoption in the Plenary session

Report of the Working Group

Review in the Working Group

Report of the Working group (draft)

A/HRC/WG.6/35/L.3

Follow-up

Miscellaneous documents

Letter from OHCHR on Implementation in 3rd Cycle

Official OHCHR documents

National report

National report

A/HRC/WG.6/21/LAO/1

Compilation of UN information

Compilation of UN information

A/HRC/WG.6/21/LAO/2

Summary of other stakeholders information

Summary of other stakeholders information

A/HRC/WG.6/21/LAO/3

Civil society and other submissions

NGO submissions

ADL - Alliance for Democracy in Laos
CSHRS - China Society for Human Rights Studies
CSHRS - China Society for Human Rights Studies - Annex
CSW - Christian Solidarity Worldwide
CWHP - Congress of World Hmong People
CWHP - Congress of World Hmong People - Annex
GIEACPC - Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children
HRW - Human Rights Watch
ICJ - International Commission of Jurists
ISHR - International Service for Human Rights
JS1 - Joint Submission 1
JS2 - Joint Submission 2
JS2 - Joint Submission 2 - Annex
JS3 - Joint Submission 3
JS4 - Joint Submission 4
JS5 - Joint Submission 5
JS5 - Joint Submission 5 - Annex
JUBILEE - JUBILEE CAMPAIGN
JUBILEE - JUBILEE CAMPAIGN - Annex
lfnc - Lao Front for National Construction
LPRYU - LAO PEOPLE’S REVOLUTIONARY YOUTH UNION
LWU_ - Women's Union of Lao PDR

Annex NGO submissions

CSHRS - China Society for Human Rights Studies - Annex
CWHP - Congress of World Hmong People - Annex
JS2 - Joint Submission 2 - Annex
JS5 - Joint Submission 5 - Annex
JUBILEE - JUBILEE CAMPAIGN - Annex

UN Agencies submissions

UN in Lao PDR - United Nations in the Lao PDR
UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

Other submissions

APHR - ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights
APHR - ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights - Annex

Annex Other submissions

APHR - ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights - Annex

Review in the Working Group

Report of the Working group (draft)

A/HRC/WG.6/21/L.4

Questions written in advance

Advance written questions

Adoption in the Plenary session

Report of the Working group (final)

A/HRC/29/7

Addendum

A/HRC/29/7/Add.1

Oral statement by the State under Review (adoption)

Statement by Laos

Oral statement by other stakeholders (adoption)

Amnesty International
Forum-Asia
Human Rights Watch
International Federation of Human Rights Leagues
Jubilee Campaign
UN Watch

Follow-up

Miscellaneous documents

List of recommendations in Lao (UNDP translation)

Official OHCHR documents

National report

National report

A/HRC/WG.6/8/LAO/1

Compilation of UN information

Compilation of UN information

A/HRC/WG.6/8/LAO/2

Summary of other stakeholders information

Summary of other stakeholders information

A/HRC/WG.6/8/LAO/3

Civil society and other submissions

NGO submissions

AI - Amnesty International
BF - Becket Fund for Religious Society
CSW - Christian Solidarity Worldwide
CWHP - Congress of World Hmong People
ECLJ - European Centre for Law and Justice
GIEACPC - Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children
IRPP - Institute on Religion and Public Policy
JC - Jubilee Campaign
JS - Joint Submission
LDPA - Lao Disabled Peoples Association
LFNC - Lao Front for National Construction
LRC - Lao Red Cross
LWU - Lao Womens Union
STP - Society for Threatened People

UN Agencies submissions

UNCT - United Nations Country Team

Review in the Working Group

Report of the Working group (draft)

A/HRC/WG.6/8/L.4

Questions written in advance

Advanced written questions

Questions written in advance additional

Advanced written questions

Adoption in the Plenary session

Report of the Working group (final)

A/HRC/15/5

Addendum

A/HRC/15/5/Add.1

Report of the HRC session

A/HRC/15/60: Report of the Human Rights Council on its fifteenth session

Oral statement by the State under Review (adoption)

Statement by Laos

Oral statement by other stakeholders (adoption)

AI - Amnesty International
Asian Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Network

Follow-up

Mid-term Implementation Assessment

UPR Info's Mid-term implementation Assessment