International standards and commitments
             

This section gives one-point access to all international standards and commitments related to tolerance and non-discrimination issues as well as links to overviews of signatures and ratifications.

Policy recommendations from inter-governmental organizations are also included.

Latest documents and publications
Resolution 32/17 adopted by the Human Rights Council on 1 July 2016 : addressing the impact of multiple and intersecting forms of discrimination and violence in the context of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance on the full enjoyment of all human rights by women and girls
United Nations (UN). Human Rights Council (HRC)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 18 July 2016

Meeting: Human Rights Council (32nd session : Geneva, 13 June - 1 July ; 8 July 2016)


Doc.no. A/HRC/RES/32/17


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Material type: resolution
Subject: gender - racism - discrimination - xenophobia - hate crime

Resolution 32/4 adopted by the Human Rights Council on 30 June 2016 : elimination of discrimination against women
United Nations (UN). Human Rights Council (HRC)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 15 July 2016

Meeting: Human Rights Council (32nd session : Geneva, 13 June - 1 July ; 8 July 2016)


Doc.no. A/HRC/RES/32/4


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Material type: resolution
Subject: gender equality - health services - anti-discrimination - women's rights - violence - data collection

Resolution 32/2 adopted by the Human Rights Council on 30 June 2016 : protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity
United Nations (UN). Human Rights Council (HRC)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 15 July 2016

Meeting: Human Rights Council (32nd session : Geneva, 13 June - 1 July ; 8 July 2016)


Doc.no. A/HRC/RES/32/2


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Material type: resolution
Subject: sexual orientation - gender identity - hate crime - discrimination - United Nations


Key documents
Hate crime reporting website
ODIHR
17 June 2014
Hate crimes in the OSCE region : incidents and responses - annual report for 2012
ODIHR
15 November 2013
Hate crimes in the OSCE region : incidents and responses - annual report for 2011
ODIHR
16 November 2012
Hate crimes in the OSCE region : incidents and responses - annual report for 2010
ODIHR
16 November 2011
OSCE human dimension commitments. Volume 1, Thematic compilation
ODIHR
April 2011
This volume is arranged thematically according to the main issues related to the human dimension.
OSCE human dimension commitments. Volume 2, Chronological compilation
ODIHR
April 2011
This volume presents chronologically the OSCE's human dimension commitments over its 30-year history.
Report of OSCE-ODIHR activities on hate on the internet
ODIHR
27 October 2010
Ministerial Council decision no. 9/09 : combating hate crimes
OSCE
2 December 2009