Question of Palestine home
Economic and Social Council
24 July 2001
Question of the violation of human rights in the
occupied Arab territories, including Palestine
At its 40th plenary meeting, on 24 July 2001, the Economic and Social Council, taking note of
Commission on Human Rights resolution 2001/7
of 18 April 2001,
/ approved the Commission’s request to the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories occupied by Israel since 1967, acting as a monitoring mechanism, to follow up on the implementation of the recommendations contained in the report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
/ and those contained in the report of the Human Rights Inquiry Commission,
/ and to submit reports thereon to the General Assembly at its fifty-sixth session and the Commission at its fifty-eighth session.
Official Records of the Economic and Social Council, 2001, Supplement No. 3
(E/2001/23), chap. II, sect. A.