UN Office of the High Commission for Human RightsDelegation Discusses with the Commission

UN Office of the High Commission for Human RightsDelegation Discusses with the Commission

Addis Ababa, May 2, 2017 (EHRC) UN High Commissioner for Human Rights H.E Mr. Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein accompanied by Mr. Mahamane Ciase- Gouro, Office of the High Commission for Human Rights (OHCHR) Chief of the Africa Branch, Madame Abigail Noko, Team Leader of the OHCHR Eastern Africa Desk and Madame Ruth Marshal, UN High Commissioner's Speechwriter, OHCHR Donor External Relation and Communication Branch has discussed with Ethiopian Human Rights Commission on May 2, 2017.

After his discussion with Ethiopian Human Right Commission's higher officials, H.E Mr.ZeidRa'ad Al Hussein informed journalists that the delegation has made fruitful discussion with the Commission. He went on stating that he will discuss with His Excellency the Prime Minister, the Honorable Speaker of the House, political parties and civil societies. The High Commissioner of the UN added that he will have a press conference with the journalist on 4th May 2017 after he finalize his discussion with key actors in the country.

H.E Dr.Addisu Gebreigzabhier, Chief Commissioner of the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission on his part said that in his discussion with the delegation he pointed out that Ethiopia is one of the pioneers of UN membership and has ratified various international covenants. The Chief Commission further noted that they have discussed with the delegation on common bilateral issues. He contended that the Commission will strengthen its relation with the UNOHCHR.

 


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