Original HRC document


Document Type: Final Decision

Date: 2016 Oct

Session: 33rd Regular Session (2016 Sep)

Agenda Item: Item6: Universal Periodic Review



Human Rights Council Thirty-third session

Agenda item 6

Decision adopted by the Human Rights Council on 22 September 2016

33/109. Outcome of the universal periodic review: United Republic

of Tanzania

The Human Rights Council,

Acting in compliance with the mandate entrusted to it by the General Assembly in its

resolution 60/251 of 15 March 2006, and with Human Rights Council resolutions 5/1 of 18

June 2007 and 16/21 of 21 March 2011, and President’s statement PRST/8/1 of 9 April

2008, on the modalities and practices for the universal periodic review process,

Having conducted the review of the United Republic of Tanzania on 9 May 2016 in

conformity with all relevant provisions contained in the annex to Council resolution 5/1,

Decides to adopt the outcome of the review of the United Republic of Tanzania,

comprising the report thereon of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review

(A/HRC/33/12), the views of the State concerning the recommendations and/or conclusions

made, and its voluntary commitments and replies presented before the adoption of the

outcome by the plenary to questions or issues not sufficiently addressed during the

interactive dialogue held in the Working Group (A/HRC/33/12/Add.1 and A/HRC/33/2,

chap. VI).

22nd meeting

22 September 2016

[Adopted without a vote.]