Thursday, October 18, 2018

Bahamas Elected to United Nations Human Rights Council

By Deandrea Hamilton

The Bahamas was elected by the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), on 12 October 2018 to serve on the Human Rights Council (HRC).  The HRC was created by the UNGA in 2006, replacing the former UN Human Rights Commission, and is the UN organ responsible for promoting and protecting human rights worldwide.  Read more >>