Please note that in response to the COVID-19 pandemic situation, many meetings and conferences have been postponed or are taking place virtually. Some locations have resumed limited in-person meetings which comply with local public health instructions for social distancing. Participants will receive detailed information about attending the meeting from the organizer.

from July 24, 2017 to August 11, 2017
Palais Wilson
Europe/Zurich timezone
Palais Wilson
Geneva, Switzerland

Palais Wilson 1st floor, Palais Wilson

Starts Jul 24, 2017 10:00
Ends Aug 11, 2017 18:00

The Committee will examine reports of the following four countries at its 61st session:

  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Ireland
  • Panama
  • Paraguay

Please see programme of work for schedule of the meetings.

How to pick up your badge

In order to get your badge, please bring the confirmation of registration which includes the QR code, with a valid ID bearing a photograph, and appear in person at the security of Pregny Gate (Street address: 8 - 14 avenue de la Paix, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland - which is at Palais des Nations - just opposite the ICRC). ID Unit of Pregny Gate security is open from Monday to Friday, 8:00-17:00.

VisasAll participants are responsible for making their own arrangements relating to travel and accommodations as well as visas to enter Switzerland. OHCHR does not provide assistance in this regard and is not in a position to provide letters to the authorities of Switzerland for purposes of obtaining visas for observers.