24th session of the Working Group

The Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent public session Data for Racial Justice will be held in Geneva from 25-29 March 2019.  This thematic session will involve specific focus on its mapping exercise and bring together experts to discuss the human rights situation of people of African descent globally. It will also involve a comprehensive look at varied intersections of big data and racial justice (and injustice) globally.

Outcomes:

Annual Report to Human Rights Council; Thematic Focus: Data for Racial Profiling

View Report page / Download report (A/HRC/42/59)

Background documentation:

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4

Relevant reports/data



Special Procedures
Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
Recent thematic reports
Others involved
External links
Contact information

The Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
OHCHR-UNOG 8-14 Avenue de la Paix 1211 Geneve 10, Switzerland
Tel: +41 22 917 9000
Fax: +41 22 917 9008
Email: africandescent@ohchr.org