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9–27 Mar 2020
Palais des Nations
Europe/Zurich timezone

Tentative programme of work

Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

23rd session (Monday 9 March a.m. - Friday 27 March p.m. 2020)

Concluding Observations

  • Initial report

Bangladesh Danlami Basharu; Estonia Jonas Ruskus Venezuela Amalia Gamio; Lao People’s Democratic Republic Ms. Utami; Djibouti Kabue and Fefoame;

  • second and third reports

Hungary Mr. Ruskus and Robert Martin (simplified reporting procedure)

Programme of Work (Meetings: Open/ Closed / Private)

First week

Monday 9 March 2020

512 meeting, a.m.                           Opening of the session

513 meeting, p.m.                           Closed meeting

Tuesday 10  March 2020

514 meeting, a.m.                           Private meeting (country briefing – Estonia, Bangladesh and Venezuela)

515 meeting, p.m.                           Dialogue with Estonia

Wednesday 11 March 2020

516 meeting, a.m.                           Dialogue with Estonia

517 meeting, p.m.                           Dialogue with Bangladesh

Thursday 12 March 2020

518 meeting, a.m.                           Dialogue with Bangladesh

519 meeting, p.m.                           Dialogue with Venezuela

Friday 13 March 2020

520 meeting, a.m.                           Dialogue with Venezuela

521 meeting, p.m.                           Public meeting Annual meeting with GANHRI, NHRI, IMM


Second week

Monday 16 March 2020

522 meeting, a.m.                           Private meeting (country briefing – Djibouti, Hungary, Laos)

523 meeting, p.m.                           Dialogue with Djibouti

Tuesday 17 March 2020

524 meeting, a.m.                           Dialogue with Djibouti

525 meeting, p.m.                           Dialogue with Laos

Wednesday 18 March 2020

526 meeting, a.m.                           Dialogue with Laos

527 meeting, p.m.                           Dialogue with Hungary

Thursday 18 March 2020

528 meeting a.m.                             Dialogue with Hungary

529 meeting p.m.                            Communications

Friday 19 March 2020

530 meeting, a.m.                            Private meeting

531 meeting, p.m                            Closed meeting


Third week

Monday 23 March 2020

532 meeting, a.m.                           Closed meeting

533 meeting, p.m.                           Closed meeting

Tuesday 24 March 2020

534 meeting, a.m.                           Closed meeting

535 meeting, p.m.                           Public meeting (Informal meeting of States parties)

Wednesday 25 March 2020

536 meeting, a.m.                           Closed meeting

537 meeting, p.m.                           Closed meeting

Thursday 26 March 2020

538 meeting, a.m.                           Closed meeting

539 meeting, p.m.                           Closed meeting

Friday 27 March 2020

540th meeting, a.m.                         Closed meeting

541st meeting, p.m.                         Closed meeting/ closing

                 5-6p.m.                         Public closing