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Election > Latin America & Caribbean States
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Special Focus: Human Rights Council Election, May 2006
Briefing to the 61st Session of the UNCHR


Latin America & Caribbean States: 8 seats, 11 declared candidates

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Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of).

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Country
Pledges
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Statement in the General Assembly
(Availiable In English, French, and Arabic)
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Number of Core Human Rights Treaties and Protocols Ratified
(14 possible)
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Number of Protocols to the Geneva Conventions Ratified
(2 possible)
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Party to the ICC
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Standing
Invitation to Special Procedures
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General Assembly Voting Record
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CHR Voting Record
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Argentina Yes Yes 11 2 95%
80%
Brazil Yes 9 2 75%
63%
Cuba Yes Yes 5 2     20%
20%
Ecuador Yes No 13 2 90%
64%
Guatemala Yes Yes 12 2   95%
90%
Honduras Yes No 10 2 95%
90%
Mexico Yes Yes 13 2 90%
83%
Nicaragua Yes No 10 2   100%
N/A
Peru Yes Yes 12 2 100%
83%
Uruguay Yes
No
14 2 85%
N/A
Venezuela Yes Yes 12 2   20%
N/A

 

   



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