Submission for the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of Myanmar
Today, the ICJ made a submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Myanmar.
The submission brings to the attention of the members of the Human Rights Council’s Working Group issues concerning:
- The independence of the judiciary and legal profession;
- The lack of legislation adequately protecting human rights and the environment;
- Discriminatory laws targeting women and minorities; and,
- The writ of habeas corpus.