11/01/2022 General Assembly and Third Committee, Resolutions (GA)

76th Session of the UNGA: Resolution on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran

On December 16th 2021, The United Nations General Assembly adopted the resolution on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran, which passed with 78 YES votes, 31 NO votes, and 69 abstentions. This vote follows the adoption of the same resolution by the Third Committee on November 17, which passed with 79 YES votes (41%), 30 NO votes (15%), 71 abstentions (37%), and 13 non-participations. Impact Iran joined a number of civil society organizations (including coalition members) in publishing a joint statement, urging UN member states to support the resolution (read here).

Read the Third Committee’s resolution (A/C.3/76/L.28) here.

UPCOMING EVENTS

(all times in EST)

01 06 22
  • Global Day of Parents (A/RES/66/292)

    01 06 22

04 06 22
  • International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression (A/RES/ES-7/8)

    04 06 22

05 06 22
  • World Environment Day (A/RES/2994 (XXVII))

    05 06 22

12 06 22
  • World Day Against Child Labour

    12 06 22

13 06 22
  • Human Rights Council - Opening of 50th Session

    13 06 22

15 06 22
  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (A/RES/66/127)

    15 06 22

18 06 22
  • International Day for Countering Hate Speech (A/RES/75/309)

    18 06 22

19 06 22
  • International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict (A/RES/69/293)

    19 06 22

20 06 22
  • World Refugee Day (A/RES/55/76)

    20 06 22

23 06 22
  • International Widows' Day (A/RES/65/189)

    23 06 22

  • United Nations Public Service Day (A/RES/57/277)

    23 06 22

26 06 22
  • United Nations International Day in Support of Victims of Torture (A/RES/52/149)

    26 06 22