A/65/259 United Nations General Assembly Distr.: General 9 August 2010 Original: English Sixty-fifth session Item 69 (b) of the provisional agenda* Promotion and protection of human rights: human rights questions, including alternative approaches for improving the effective enjoyment of human rights and fundamental freedoms Human rights and extreme poverty Note by the Secretary-General The Secretary-General has the honour to transmit to the Members of the General Assembly the report on the question of human rights and extreme poverty submitted by Magdalena Sepúlveda Carmona, independent expert on the question of human rights and extreme poverty, in accordance with resolution 8/11 of the Human Rights Council. * A/65/150. 10-47879 (E) 070910 *1047879*

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