The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) was created through the UN General Assembly on 15 March 2006 by resolution 60/251, which established the Human Rights Council itself.
For more information visit the following link http://bit.ly/OWfX0S
To consult the calendar of reviews for the 2nd cycle (2012-2016) click UPR-FullCycleCalendar_2nd
Please note that NGO submissions need to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org 7-8 month before the countries review.
For further information on NGO contributions and participation including information on deadlines for submission of written contributions please visit the following link http://bit.ly/MUevwC