A/74/190

Report of the Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human
rights by persons with albinism
Summary
The present report is submitted pursuant to Human Rights Council resolution
37/5 concerning the mandate of the Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human
rights by persons with albinism. It provides an overview of the situation of persons
with albinism in different regions worldwide, summarizing legislation and policies and
identifying gaps in the enjoyment of human rights, as well as best practices. In the
report, the Independent Expert makes recommendations on concrete measures that can
be implemented to integrate, recognize and enhance the human rights situations of
persons with albinism globally. The recommendations are aligned with the Sustainable
Development Goals and the pledge to leave no one behind, beginning first with the
furthest behind.

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