Pledging Event for Iceland as Human Rights Council Candidate


In advance of the election of one country from the Western Europe and Others Group to the Human Rights Council on Friday 13 July 2018, Amnesty International and the International Service for Human Rights will hold a pledging event for Council candidate Iceland.

The event will take place at 10-11.30am on 12 July 2018, in Room 12, UN Headquarters, New York

The event is intended to give Iceland an opportunity to present their vision for Council membership and to respond to questions from a range of stakeholders on how they would realise the pledges and commitments made in seeking election.  

Can’t make it?
Follow the event live and submit questions to the candidates via Twitter using #HRCIcelandPledge.

ISHR has published a ‘scorecard’ for Iceland which can be accessed here.

Please RSVP by 11 July using this linkYou require a grounds pass to attend this event.