Monday, 27 January 2014 (Morning)
(Disclaimer: The following brief is not an official record, provides a brief factual summary of the UPR Working Group meeting with the State under review, and does not cover all points addressed)
New ZealandRepresented by nine-member delegation headed by Hon Judith Collins, Minister of Justice, Minister for Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC), Minister for Ethnic Affairs.
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New Zealand page on the UPR website.
Côte d'Ivoire, Japan and the Russian Federation.
Few points raised in the opening statement of State under review:(See full statement on
the New Zealand page on the UPR Extranet)
States participated in the dialogue: 27 HRC members and 49 observers (Statements available on
the New Zealand page on the UPR Extranet).
Positive achievements noted by delegations included, among others:
Issues and questions raised by the Working Group included,
States participating in the dialogue posed a series of
recommendations to New Zealand. These pertained to the following issues,
The adoption of the report of the UPR Working Group on New Zealand is scheduled to take place on
Friday, 31 January 2014.
*The troikas are a group of three States selected through a drawing of lots who serve as rapporteurs
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