In this briefing, the main points of UN evaluation of human rights protection certain suggestions for Latvia are analyzed. The main groups of people, on whose rights the accent was made in the Universal Periodic Review were women, children, persons with disabilities, minorities and indigenous people. It was a long way for Latvia since the first cycle of the Universal Periodic Review in 2011 and a lot of improvements have been made in the field of human rights protection. However, there is still great room for improvement in all of the aspects. In this briefing, the main issues and recommendations of the UN to Latvia are described.
Full publication can be found here.
*This article has been made in cooperation with China-CEE institute and is the intellectual property of China-CEE institute