UNITED
NATIONS
A
General Assembly
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LIMITED
A/HRC/6/L.9
21 September 2007
Original: ENGLISH
HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL
Sixth session
Agenda item 9
RACISM, RACIAL DISCRIMINATION, XENOPHOBIA AND RELATED
FORMS OF INTOLERANCE: FOLLOW-UP AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE
DURBAN DECLARATION AND PROGRAMME OF ACTION
Egypt (on behalf of the African Group) : draft resolution
6/ From Rhetoric to Reality: A global call for concrete action against Racism, Racial
Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance
The Human Rights Council
,
Recalling
its resolution 3/103 of 08 December 2006,
Welcoming
United Nations General Assembly resolution 61/149 by which the Assembly will be
convening the Durban Review Conference in 2009 to review the imple mentation of the Durban
Declaration and Programme of Action (DDPA), to take further action and initiatives and to
address the current manifestations of racism, incitement to racial and religious hatred,
Deploring
the surge and sharp increases in xenophobic and racial tendencies in certain regions of
the world particularly towards those categories of victims already identified in the Durban
Declaration and Programme of Action such as migrants, refugees, asylum-seekers,
/