HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE

Membership

The Human Rights Committee is composed of 18 independent experts who are persons of high moral character and recognized competence in the field of human rights.

Members are elected for a term of four years by States parties in accordance with articles 28 to 39 of the Covenant. Members serve in their personal capacity and may be re-elected if nominated.

The membership of the Committees as follows:

Also available:
Information on Human Rights Committee members from 1977 to 2022
Information on former Human Rights Committee Bureau members from 1977 to 2021

Name of Member
Nationality
Term expires on 31 December
Ms. Tania María
ABDO ROCHOLL
 
Paraguay2024
Ms. Wafaa Ashraf Moharram BASSIM
Egypt2024
Mr. Yadh BEN ACHOUR
Tunisia2022
Mr. Christopher Arif BULKAN (Vice-Chair)
Guyana2022
Mr. Mahjoub EL HAIBA
Morocco
2024
Mr. Shuichi FURUYA (Vice-Chair)
Japan2022
Mr. Carlos GÓMEZ MARTÍNEZSpain
2024
Ms. Marcia V.J. KRANCanada2024
Mr. Duncan MUHUMUZA LAKI (Rapporteur)
Uganda2022
Ms. Photini PAZARTZIS (Chair)
Greece2022
Mr. Hernán QUEZADA CABRERAChile2022
Ms. Vasilka SANCIN (Vice-Chair)
Slovenia2022
Mr. José Manuel SANTOS PAIS
Portugal2024
Mr. Changrok SOH
Republic of Korea2024
Ms. Kobauyah TCHAMDJA KPATCHA
Togo2024
Ms. Hélène TIGROUDJAFrance2022
Mr. Imeru Tamerat YIGEZUEthiopia2024
Mr. Gentian ZYBERIAlbania2022
Country-specific information