Europe Documents


Albania

Albania: No response to recommendation to apply Principles during Universal Periodic Review

 

Czech Republic

 

Finland

Finland: Agress to the use of the Principles to guide future policy, Universal Periodic Review June 2010

 

Germany

Germany: In its ninth report on human rights policy in international relations and other policy fields, the German federal government endorses the Principles, see page 34. Document is in German.

 

Hungary

Hungary: Report of Háttér Support Society for LGBT people

A summary of the initiative to the Hungarian state administration to raise awareness about the Yogyakarta Principles

 

Ireland

Ireland: Statement 5 March 2008 at the Human Rights Council

 

Malta

Malta: Feels the recommendation to apply the Principles, or not,  has to be decided on by the Maltese Government, during Universal Periodic Review

 

Netherlands

 

Nordic States

Statement by Norway on behalf of the Nordic States of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, March 2007 at the Human Rights Council

 

Norther Ireland

Norther Ireland Lesbian Line NGO Report: Submission to UN Committee overseeing CEDAW (Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against women). The Principles are references on page 5.

 

San Marino

San Marino: Rejected recommendation to apply the Principles during Universal Periodic Review

 

Serbia

Serbia: Will study the recommendation to apply the Principles during Universal Periodic Review

 

Slovenia

Statement on behalf of the European Union, 5 March 2008 at the Human Rights Council

 

Sweden

Action Plan for Sida’s Work Against Gender-Based Violence 2008-2010

A report by the Swedish Development Cooperation that references the Yogyakarta Principles (see page 11, 17 and 26)

 

Switzerland

Statement March 2007 at the Human Rights Council

 

Ukraine

Ukraine: Rejected recommendation to apply the Principles during Universal Periodic Review