Call for input: Thematic studies of the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development


Deadline:
31 December 2021
Issued by:
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Purpose:
Inform the drafting of the thematic studies of the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development

Background

Human Rights Council, in its resolution 45/6 on the right to development, welcomed the first report of the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development (A/HRC/45/29), and requested the Expert Mechanism to implement the recommendations contained in its report and in doing so to pay particular attention to the international dimension of the right to development, and how this aspect would make the practical implementation of the right to development effective at the international, regional and national levels.

In accordance with this request, the Expert Mechanism is preparing five thematic studies, which it intends to submit during the first three-year term of the Mechanism. For more information about the studies, please consult the above-mentioned first report of the Expert Mechanism (paras. 19-27).

In the above context and at the request of the Expert Mechanism, OHCHR would like to invite Member States and other stakeholders, including international organizations, national human rights institutions, non-governmental organizations, the private sector and academic institutions to provide inputs to the following two studies, namely:

Contributions should be sent by Friday 31 December 2021, to emrtd@ohchr.org, preferably in English or accompanied by a translation into English, in MS Word or compatible format.



Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development
Thematic studies
Sessions of the Expert Mechanism
Others involved
Contact information

EMRTD, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
Palais des Nations
CH-1211 Geneva 10
Switzerland
emrtd@ohchr.org