Resolution Nº A/HRC/RES/43/19 from Human Rights Council of the United Nations

Publication Date:29 Jun 2020
Resolution Number:A/HRC/RES/43/19
GE.20-08500(E)
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Human Rights Council
Forty-third session
24 February13 March and 1523 June 2020
Agenda item 3
Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil,
political, economic, social and cultural rights,
including the right to development
Resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council
on 22 June 2020
43/19. Promotion and protection of human rights and the implementation of
the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
The Human Rights Council,
Guided by the purposes and principles of the Charter of the United Nations,
Reaffirming the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and that all human rights are
universal, indivisible, interrelated, interdependent and mutually reinforcing,
Recalling th e International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, the
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and all other human rights instrumen ts,
Reaffirming General Assembly resolution 60/251 of 3 Ap ril 2006, in which the
Assembly decided that the work o f the Human Rights Council would be guided by the
principles of universality, impartiality, objectivity and non-selectivity, constructive
international dialogue and cooperation, with a view to enhancing th e promotion and
protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including
the right to development,
Reaffirming also General Assembly reso lution 70/1 of 2 5 September 2015, en titled
“Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”, in which the
Assembly adopted the outcome docum ent of the United Nations summit for the adoption of
the post-2015 development agenda and pledged that no one would be left behind,
Reaffirming further Human Rights Council resolution 37/24 of 23 March 2018 , and
recalling other relevant resolutions adopted by the Council,
Recognizing that the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is guided by the
purposes and principles of the Charter, including full respect for international law, and is
grounded in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, international human rights treaties,
the United Nations Millennium Declaration and the 2005 World Summit Outcome, and is
informed by other instruments, such as the Declaration on the Right to Development,
Recognizing also that the implementation of the 2030 Agenda must be consistent with
a State’s obligations under international human rights law,
United Nations
A/HRC/RES/43/19
General Assembly
Distr.: General
29 June 2020
Original: English

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