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CALENDAR OF MAJOR MEETINGS TO BE HELD AT UNOG IN 2022

The following list is a summary of the main meetings that are to take place at the United Nations Office at Geneva in 2022.The list is provided as a reference to the media and for information purposes only. It is based on data available at the present time and will be updated.

Meeting

Date

Committee on the Rights of the Child, 89th session

31 January – 11 February

Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review, 40th session

24 January – 4 February

Conference on Disarmament, 1st part

24 January – 1 April

Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture, 43rd session Session

7 – 11 February

Advisory Committee of the Human Rights Council, 27th session

21 – 25 February

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women81st session

Countries under review: Dominican Republic, Gabon, Lebanon, Panama, Peru, Senegal, Uganda, Uzbekistan..

7 February – 27 February

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, 71st session

Countries under review: Bahrain, Belarus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Serbia, Uzbekistan.

14 February – 4 March

Human Rights Council, 49th session

28 February – 1 April

Human Rights Committee, 134th session

Countries under review: Bolivia, Cambodia, Iraq, Israel, Qatar, Russian Federation.

28 February – 25 March

Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, 26th session

Countries under review: Hungary, Jamaica, Mexico, Switzerland, Tunisia, Venezuela

7 March – 25 March

Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW) – Group of Governmental Experts to review the operation and further development of the Register of Conventional arms,
6th review 2022 Session

Group of Governmental Experts on the Prevention of an Arms Race in Outer Space, 2nd session

7 - 11March

 

TBD

Committee on Migrant Workers, 34th session

Countries under review: Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Paraguay

28 March – 8 April

Committee on Enforced Disappearances, 22nd session

Countries under review: Greece, Niger.

28 March – 8 April

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, 106th session

Countries under review: Bolivia, Cameroon, Estonia, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg

11 – 29 April

Committee against Torture, 73rd session

Countries under review: Cuba, Iceland, Iraq, Kenya, Montenegro, Uruguay.

19 April – 13 May

United Nations Compensation Commission, Governing Council

April

International Law Commission, 74th session, 1st part

18 April to 3 June

Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review, 50th session

May/June

Committee on the Rights of the Child,90th session

Countries under review: Cambodia, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Djibouti, Greece, Iceland, Kiribati, Somalia, Zambia.

3 May – 27 May

Conference on Disarmament, 2nd part

16 May – 1 July

World Health Organisation, 75th World Health Assembly

22 May – 28 May

International Labour Organization, General Conference, 110th Session

30 May - 10 June

Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture, 44th session Session

14 - 18 June

Human Rights Council, 50th session

13June - 8 July

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, 80th session

Countries under review: TBD

June/July

Human Rights Committee,135th session

Countries under review: TBD

June/July

International Law Commission, 72st session, 2st part

4 July - 5 August

Advisory Committee of the Human Rights Council, 28th session TBD

Committee against Torture,74th session

Countries under review: Nicaragua, State of Palestine, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates

12 29July

Conference on Disarmament, 3rd part

1 August – 16 September

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, 107th session

Countries under review: Azerbaijan, Benin, Nicaragua, Slovakia, Suriname, United States of America, Zimbabwe

8 30 August

Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, 27th session
Countries under review: Bangladesh, China, China (Hong Kong), China (Macau), Indonesia, Japan, Lao People's Democratic Republic, New Zealand, Republic of Korea, Singapore

15 August 9 September

10th Meeting of States parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions (development, production and stockpiling of bacteriological.

30 August – 2 September

Committee on Migrant Workers, 33rd session

Countries under review: Azerbaijan and Rwanda

27 September 8 October

Human Rights Council, 51st session

September/October

Committee on the Rights of the Child,91st session

Countries under review: Azerbaijan, Bolivia, Germany, Kuwait, North Macedonia, Philippines, South Sudan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Viet Nam.

29 August – 23 September

Committee on Enforced Disappearances, 21st session

Countries under review: Costa Rica, Mali, Mauritania.

13 24 September

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights,72nd session

Countries under review: El Salvador, Guatemala, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Yemen.

26 September – 14 October

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Executive Council, 72nd session

October

United Nations Compensation Commission, Governing Council

October

Human Rights Committee, 136th session

Countries under review: TBD

October/November

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, 81st session

Countries under review: TBD

October/November

Advisory Committee of the Human Rights Council, 28th session

October

Human Rights Council: Universal Periodic Review, 41st session

7 – 18 November

Committee against Torture, 75th session

Countries under review: TBD

November/December

Conference of the High Contracting Parties to Protocol V to the Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW)

November

Conference of the High Contracting Parties to Amended Protocol II to the Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW)

 November

CCW Meeting of the High Contracting Parties to the Convention

November

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination,108th session

Countries under review: Bahrain, Botswana, Brazil, France, Georgia, Jamaica.

14 November – 2 December

Second Review Conference of States Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions

November/December (TBD)

States Parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Antipersonnel Mines and on their Destruction.

November/December (TBD)

Meeting of States Parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction (Biological Weapons Convention)

November/December (TBD)