UN Consultations on Civic Space

UN’s Approach to Protecting and Promoting Civic Space

From 13 Jan – 24 Jan 2020, please contribute to the development of the UN coherent and systematic approach to protecting and promoting civic space. The feedback and recommendations received during the consultations will feed into the development of the UN’s overall approach and strategy on the protection and promotion of civic space.

The target audience for this consultation are civil society actors at international, regional, national and local levels working on issues related to development, peace and security, human rights and humanitarian action.

For more information go here:


A letter from The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

Dear colleagues,


The UN will be organizing online consultations with civil society organizations on the issue of civic space from 13 to 24 January 2020 on the Global Dev Hub platform.

Please find enclosed the invitations in English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese and Russian.

We would be grateful if you could distribute this call for participation as widely as possible.


With kind regards,

New York Office, 
The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

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