COMMITTEE ON ENFORCED DISAPPEARANCES

Activities

Aside from its regular sessions and continuous work on urgent actions, the Committee issues statements, information notes and announcements, as well as participating in and organizing a variety of events, webinars and virtual discussions.
Some of these activities can be viewed online:

  • Webinar on Enforced Disappearances: Practical and diplomatic challenges (Français)
    12 January 2021
  • Joint Webinars by CED and WGEID: 2020 marks the 40th anniversary of the UN Working Group on enforced and involuntary disappearances (WGEID) and the 10th anniversary of the entry into force, on 23 December 2010, of the UN International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance. To mark this, the WGEID and the CED convened two joint online events on the search for victims of enforced disappearances, and the investigation of their disappearance. Part I and Part II are available to watch now on UN Web TV.
    25 September 2020
  • The First Conference of the States parties to the International Convention for the Protection of all from Enforced Disappearance
    December 2016
  • Commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of the adoption of the International Convention for the Protection of all Persons from Enforced Disappearance: Programme and Concept note in English | Français
    11 March 2016
Stand Up for the victims of enforced disappearance

Stand up for the victims of enforced disappearance: Time to ratify the Convention! 

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