List of sessions

The sessions listed below will take place between October to December 2018. Candidates interested in attending any of these sessions with the support of the Voluntary Fund for Indigenous Peoples are invited to submit their applications by 05 September 2018.

Treaty Bodies sessions:

Human Rights Committee (CCPR) / 124th session
From: 08 October to 2 November 2018

States Parties under review: Belize, Guinea, Sudan & Mauritania.

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) / 71st session
From: 22 October to 9 November 2018

States Parties under review: Congo, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Nepal & Samoa.

Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) / 15th session
From: 05 -16 November 2018
States Parties under review: Japan, Mexico, Chile & Peru.

Committee against Torture (CAT) / 65th session
From: 12 November to 7 December 2018

State Parties under review:  Canada, Guatemala, Peru & Viet Nam.

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) / 97th session
From: 26 November to 14 December 2018

States Parties under review: Honduras & Norway.

UPR Working Group:

UPR Working Group/31st session
From: 05 to 16 November 2018 

States Parties under review: China, Nigeria, Mexico, Malaysia, Cenrtal African republic, Belize, Chad and Congo