Yearbook of the United Nations 2011

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With its comprehensive coverage of political and security matters, human rights issues, economic and social questions, legal issues, and institutional, administrative and budgetary matters, the Yearbook of the United Nations stands as the most authoritative reference work on the activities and concerns of the Organization. Fully indexed, the Yearbook includes the texts of all major General Assembly, Security Council and Economic and Social Council resolutions and decisions, putting all of these in a narrative context of United Nations consideration, decision and action.



Promotion of human rights

In 2011, United Nations efforts to promote human rights were advanced by several developments. The review of the work and functioning of the Human Rights Council was completed, the text of the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a communications procedure was finalized and the first meeting of States parties to the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance was convened.


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