Advocacy at UNGA 72 (2017)
Impact Iran’s advocacy at the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly included guides and infographics and letters in support of the resolution “Situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran,” passed in November 2017 (read the full text of the resolution).
Documents related to this work, and the resolutions and voting records, can be found below.
Joint civil society letter in support of 2017 UNGA resolution
Letter written on behalf of the many human rights organizations, that are focused on improving the situation of human rights in Iran, appealing to UN member states to vote in favor of the resolution.
The Resolution in Real Terms: Factual Guide for UNGA resolution — UNGA 72
A guide that provides accounts of human rights violations as evidence to support the validity of the adopted operative paragraphs of the resolution.
Human Rights in Iran Infographic
Graphic displaying various statistics, graphs and charts revolving around the issues of Death Penalty, Freedom of Expression, Women’s Rights and Child Marriage.
Adopted on the report of the Third Committee.