May 24, 2022

U.S. Dept. of State Publishes “2019 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices”

From the Report:

The annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices – the Human Rights Reports – cover internationally recognized individual, civil, political, and worker rights, as set forth in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international agreements. The U.S. Department of State submits reports on all countries receiving assistance and all United Nations member states to the U.S. Congress in accordance with the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 and the Trade Act of 1974.

The report includes four appendices:

  • Notes on Preparation of the Country Reports and Explanatory Material
  • Reporting on Worker Rights
  • Additional Resources
  • FY 2019 Foreign Assistance Actuals
  • UN General Assembly’s Third Committee Country Resolution Votes 2019
  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Direct to Full Text Report/Country Reports

See Also: DOS Human Rights Reports From 2016-2018

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