Pre-sessions of 29th UPR
UPR Info is organising the next round of Pre-session meetings between civil society organisations (CSOs), national human rights institutions (NHRIs) and Permanent Missions to discuss the human rights situation of States to be reviewed at the 29th UPR Working Group session (January 2018): Botswana; Burundi; France; Israel; Mali; Romania; Serbia; and United Arab Emirates. The Pre-sessions will take place on 12-14 December 2017 in Room XXII of Palais des Nations, Geneva.
The call for applications is now closed.
For more information, please consult the concept note here and the timetable here.
Subsequent Pre-sessions of 2018
The next round of UPR Info’s Pre-sessions between civil society organisations (CSOs), national human rights institutions (NHRIs) and Permanent Missions will take place on 10-13 April 2018 at the Palais des Nations, Geneva. The Pre-sessions are organised ahead of the 30th UPR Working Group session (May 2018), and will discuss the human rights situation of the States to be reviewed: Azerbaijan; Bangladesh; Burkina Faso; Cameroon; Canada; Cape Verde; Colombia; Cuba; Djibouti; Germany; Russian Federation; Turkmenistan; Tuvalu; and Uzbekistan.
Tentative dates for upcoming Pre-sessions:
Session 31: October 2018