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CERD
from November 15, 2021 to December 3, 2021
Palais Wilson
Europe/Zurich timezone

The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination will examine the reports of the five States parties during its 105th Session, which will take place from 15 November - 3 December 2021.
On 15 - 16 November 2021 the meetings will take place at Palais des Nations in Room No. XXIII.  From 17 November - 3 December 2021, the meetings will take place at Palais Wilson, Ground Floor, Conference Hall, Geneva:

  • Chile (CERD/C/CHL/22-23)
  • Denmark (CERD/C/DNK/22-24)
  • Singapore (CERD/C/SGP/1) 
  • Switzerland (CERD/C/CHE/10-12) 
  • Thailand (CERD/C/THA/4-8)
Palais Wilson
Geneva, Switzerland

Palais Wilson ground floor, Palais Wilson

Starts Nov 15, 2021 10:00
Ends Dec 3, 2021 18:00
Europe/Zurich

Please note that Conference Room XXIII at Palais des Nations and Conference Hall at Palais Wilson, Ground Floor is not open to the public, owing to the COVID-19 pandemic and related restrictions that remain in place. However, remote participation by NHRIs and NGOs are available via Zoom or Video Conference at the relevant meetings during the 105th session. All public meetings of the Committee will be available through webcast live on the websitehttps://webtv.un.org/meetings-events

For the most up-to-date information about COVID-19 measures at Palais des Nations, please visit the UN Geneva website

Due to COVID-19, meeting participants who within the last 14 days have been in close contact with a person tested positive for COVID-19, may only join meetings remotely and not in person. In this case or if you have any cold or flu-type symptoms, however mild, access to the Palais des Nations is not authorized.

Please note that, if you are diagnosed with COVID-19 within 14 days of your last presence at the CERD meeting – even if you have already left Switzerland – please inform the organizing secretariat focal point or the UNOG Medical Service.

Focal point for this meeting is Kalpana Singh, email: Kalpana.Singh@un.org,
phone: + 41 (0) 22 917 9757.

UNOG Medical Service can be contacted by phone +41 (0)22 917 25 20.

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