COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS


Ad-hoc Election for a Member of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights for the Remainder of the Term of One Seat of the Asia Pacific Regional Group


A vacancy was declared for one seat belonging to the quota of seats of the Asia Pacific Regional Group, the term of which will expire on 31 December 2020.
In accordance with the Provisional Rules of Procedure of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (E/C.12/1990/4/Rev.1), States Parties of the Regional Group were notified of this vacancy. The States parties were invited to submit nominations within two months, that is by 22 December 2019.
(Please note that the deadline for the regular elections for all regional Groups remains 16 December 2019)

Please find below the Note Verbale, and related Annexes, sent to the States of the Asia Pacific Regional Group on 22 October, as well as the nominations received.

Note verbale English

Annexes
Annex I  English
Annex II English


CVs IN WORD (Maximum 1 and a half pages) should be sent in accordance to the attached format by State parties in electronic version to cescr@ohchr.org.

Provisional list of candidates nominated by States Parties


Region

Names of candidates + CV

Nominated by

Asian States




Country-specific information