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.

CEDAW - Optional Protocol to the Convention
13-15 October 2021
Palais des Nations
Europe/Zurich timezone

The Working Group on Communications will hold only closed meetings.

For the most up-to-date information about COVID-19 measures at the 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 CEDAW 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 Jamila Seerathun, email: Jamila.seerathun@un.org, phone: + 41 (0) 22 917 8524.

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

Palais des Nations (MAP HERE)
Geneva, Switzerland

Room XXIII, Palais des Nations

Starts Oct 13, 2021 10:00
Ends Oct 15, 2021 18:00
Europe/Zurich

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