Human Rights Council Thirty-seventh session

26 February–23 March 2018

Agenda item 3

Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil,

political, economic, social and cultural rights,

including the right to development

Cuba, Egypt, Pakistan, Philippines, Russian Federation,* Saudi Arabia, South Africa,

United Arab Emirates, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of): amendment to draft

resolution A/HRC/37/L.41

37/… Contribution to the implementation of the joint commitment to effectively addressing and countering the world drug problem

with regard to human rights

Paragraph 5 should read

5. Encourages the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and

relevant international human rights mechanisms to continue, within their respective

mandates and through the appropriate established channels with the Commission on

Narcotic Drugs, their contribution to addressing the human rights implications of the world

drug problem;

* State not a member of the Human Rights Council.