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Joint open letter regarding the 2018 biennial report by the UN Secretary-General on the state of the treaty body system

, Index number: IOR 40/7959/2018

In advance of the preparation of your upcoming second biennial report on “the status of the human rights treaty body system and the progress achieved by the UN human rights treaty bodies in realizing greater efficiency and effectiveness in their work” as set out in General Assembly resolution 68/268 (para.40), the undersigned non-governmental organizations wish to draw your attention to a series of objectives, principles and recommendations that we consider essential in any efforts to strengthen the human rights treaty bodies.

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