During HRC general discussions, panel debates and interactive dialogues with the Special Procedures, during the past three years, either as an HRC member or not, the State has joined:
Regional or subregional
Overall, as a HRC member, has participated in more than 10% of panel discussions, general debates and interactive dialogues.
Longest outstanding country visit request >
WG on discrimination against women, 2005
Received Sub-Committee visit
Bahrain tabled voluntary pledges and commitments in support for its candidacy for membership for the period 2008-2011 on 29 February 2008.
The document generally contains broad statements regarding the importance Bahrain places on the promotion and protection of human rights. Bahrain also presents its existing commitments and practices. The document contains few concrete pledges or commitments.
Internationally, Bahrain undertook to continue its cooperation and coordination with NGOs, and to continue its financial contributions to OHCHR.
At domestic level, Bahrain made commitments to implement human rights principles and standards.
In 2014, Bahrain made a voluntary contribution of US$250,000 to OHCHR.