Establishing a complaint procedure in the Human Rights Council: moving beyond the ‘1503 procedure’

Document submitted by the ICJ to the UN Human Rigths Council “Working Group on the issue of reviewing and, where necessary, improving and rationalizing all mandates, mechanisms, functions and responsibilities in order to maintain a system of special procedures, expert advice and a complaint procedure” on 1 December 2006.

Complaint procedure HRC-Advocacy-2006 (full text, PDF)

AdvocacyPosition papers