ICJ’s Submission to the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of India

On 16 September 2016, the ICJ made a submission to the Universal Periodic Review of India.

The submission brings to the attention of the members of the Human Rights Council’s Working Group on the UPR issues concerning:

  • discrimination and violence based on sexual orientation and gender identity;
  • death penalty;
  • impunity and accountability;
  • freedom of speech, expression and association;
  • ratification and implementation of international human rights instruments.

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