Current Membership of the Human Rights Council, 1 January - 31 December 2018 by regional groups

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COUNTRY TERM EXPIRES IN
AFRICAN STATES
Angola2020
Burundi2018
Côte d'Ivoire2018
Democratic Republic of the Congo 2020
Egypt2019
Ethiopia2018
Kenya2018
Nigeria2020
Rwanda *Vice-President
2019
Senegal2020
South Africa2019
Togo2018
Tunisia2019
LATIN AMERICAN & CARIBBEAN STATES
Brazil2019
Chile * Vice-President and Rapporteur
2020
Cuba2019
Ecuador2018
Mexico2020
Panama2018
Peru2020
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)2018
ASIA-PACIFIC STATES
Afghanistan2020
China2019
Iraq2019
Japan2019
Kyrgyzstan2018
Mongolia2018
Nepal2020
Pakistan2020
Philippines2018
Qatar2020
Republic of Korea2018
Saudi Arabia2019
United Arab Emirates2018
WESTERN EUROPE & OTHER STATES
Australia 2020
Belgium 2018
Germany* Vice-President 2018
Iceland**
**Iceland was elected on 13 July 2018 to serve as a member from 13 July 2018 to 31 December 2019 to replace the vacancy left by the United States following its decision to withdraw its membership
2019
Spain 2020
Switzerland 2018
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 2019
United States of America*
*The United States resigned its membership in the Human Rights Council , effective 1700 hours EDT, June 19 2018
2019
EASTERN EUROPEAN STATES
Croatia 2019
Georgia 2018
Hungary 2019
Slovakia 2020
Slovenia* President 2018
Ukraine2020

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