Human Rights Committee - 136th Session - October-November 2022

Published on 27 Jul 2022, 04:37 PM

State reviews of Ethiopia, Haiti, Japan, Kyrgyzstan, Nicaragua, Philippines and Russian Federation

Conference Room of Human Rights Committee at Palais Wilson, Geneva.

The 136th session of the Human Rights Committee will be held from 10 October to 4 November 2022  The Committee will review Ethiopia, Haiti, Japan, Kyrgyzstan, Nicaragua, Philippines, and Russian Federation. The dialogue will be public and will be possible to follow in- person and online.

The Committee will also adopt the List of Issues in relation to Iran, Kuwait, and Venezuela

The Committee will also evaluate Algeria, Angola, Bulgaria, and Vietnam under the follow-up procedure to Concluding Observations.

The program of work is available here, but last minute modifications are possible. You can check the latest version on the session's page

Deadlines for submission of reports

The deadline to submit NGO written contributions (alternative reports) for the adoption of list of issues is 15 August 2022, and for the States parties under review, 12 September 2022. 

The full NGO briefing note with more information about the process is available here

Informal Briefings

The NGO informal briefings for each State party under review are organised by the CCPR Centre, in agreement with the Human Rights Committee's Secretariat.  

You can register for the informal briefings by filling in this form. The registration deadline is 23 September 2022. Dates and times of the briefings are as follows:

  • Philippines: Monday 10 October at 14h00.
  • Kyrgyzstan: Tuesday 11 October at 14h00.
  • Haiti: Wednesday 12 October at 14h00.
  • Japan: Thursday 13 October at 14h00.
  • Ethiopia: Monday 17 October at 14h00.
  • Nicaragua: Wednesday 19 October at 14h00.
  • Russia: Thursday 20 October at 13h30 until 14h30.

Don't hesitate to contact us at info@ccprcentre.org if you would like more information.

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