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Thematic discussion: Racial discrimination and the right to health, Day of General Discussion 2022


23 August 2022


Room XX, Palais des Nations, Geneva

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination


The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is starting the elaboration of its General Recommendation n°37 on racial discrimination and the right to health under Article 5 (e)(iv) of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination.

To start this process, the Committee will convene a day of general discussion at its 107th session, on 23 August 2022 and is inviting State parties, national human rights institutions, civil society and grassroots organisations, academia, other relevant stakeholders (i.e., health-related entities or laboratories) and international organisations to provide relevant information to participate in this consultation process by providing information on any of the issues raised in this questionnaire [العربية | English | Français | Español] or by making submissions on any other aspects of article 5 (e)(iv) that they deem relevant.

To attend and participate in the day of general discussion, please register here and send a message to [email protected] to register in the list of speakers, indicating, if possible the topic of the agenda to be addressed.

Concept Note and draft Agenda - English | Français | Español

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Submissions received

State parties
National Human Rights Institutions
Civil Society
International and Regional organisations and mechanisms