Human Rights Council Thirty-second session

Agenda item 3

Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil,

political, economic, social and cultural rights,

including the right to development

Austria,* Belgium, Bulgaria,* Chile,* Croatia,* Czech Republic,* Denmark,*

Estonia,* Finland,* France, Germany, Ireland,* Italy,* Luxembourg,* Malta,*

Netherlands, Norway,* Romania,* Slovenia, Spain,* Sweden,* Switzerland, United

Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America,*

Uruguay:* amendment to draft resolution A/HRC/32/L.35

32/… Protection of the family: role of the family in supporting the protection and promotion of human rights of persons with


After paragraph 1, insert a new paragraph reading

1 bis. Recognizes that, in different cultural, political and social systems, various

forms of the family exist;

* State not a member of the Human Rights Council.