|March 27, 2018 -- The UN Human Rights Council adopted last Friday a resolution proposed by China entitled “Promoting Mutually Beneficial Cooperation in the Field of Human Rights”.
The adoption is considered to help developing counties get a greater say in global human rights governance.
The resolution recognizes the important role of beneficial cooperation in promoting and protecting human rights and stresses all human rights must be treated in a fair and just manner.
It calls upon all countries to adopt multilateralism and promote beneficial cooperation in human rights.
Yu Jianhua, permanent representative of China to the United Nations Office in Geneva and Other International Organizations in Switzerland, said the resolution calls for the international community to foster relations based on mutual respect, fairness, justice and mutually beneficial cooperation and build a community with a shared future for humankind.
By: Shi Dongdong