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from September 27, 2021 to October 8, 2021
Palais Wilson
Europe/Zurich timezone

The 33rd session of the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families (CMW) will take place from 27 September to 8 October 2021.

► During the first week of the session, the CMW Committee will consider the second periodic report of Rwanda (Monday, 27 September, from 15:00 to 18:00, and Tuesday, 28 September, from 10:00 to 13:00), at Palais Wilson, in the Ground Floor Conference Room.​

► During the second week of the session, the CMW Committee will consider the third periodic report of Azerbaijan (Monday, 4 October, from 15:00 to 18:00, and Tuesday, 5 October, from 10:00 to 13:00), at Palais des Nations, in Conference Room XXIII.

Please note that the 33rd session is not open to the public, owing to the COVID-19 pandemic and related restrictions that remain in place. However, all public meetings of the Committee will be webcast live on the following website:

For further information, please consult the webpage for the 33rd session.

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

Due to COVID-19, meeting participants who within the last 14 days have been in close contact with a person testing 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 and Palais Wilson is not authorized. 

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

The focal point for this meeting is Isabelle Fleche, email:, phone: + 41 (0) 22 917 9440.

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

Palais Wilson
Geneva, Switzerland

Room XXIII, Palais des Nations
Palais Wilson ground floor, Palais Wilson

Starts Sep 27, 2021 10:00
Ends Oct 8, 2021 18:00

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