Hearings & Sessions

This calendar displays upcoming sessions and hearings held by regional and universal human rights monitoring bodies, special rapporteurs and independent experts’ country visits, annual assemblies of intergovernmental organizations, and international days observed by the United Nations. For the brief description of an event, hover over the entry.  For additional details, click on the event.  To submit an event for inclusion in the calendar, please contact IJRC.

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* Rescheduled WG African descentRescheduled WG African descent

The UN Working Group of experts on people of African descent will hold its 26th Session from March 30 to April 3, 2020, in Geneva, Switzerland. (Rescheduled to November 30 – December 4, 2020)

* Postponed: UN SR healthPostponed: UN SR health

The UN Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health agreed to visit New Zealand from March 23 to April 3, 2020.

* Canceled: CMW 32ndCanceled: CMW 32nd

The Committee on the Protection of the Rights of Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families (CMW) will hold its 32nd Session from March 30 to April 3, 2020, in Geneva, Switzerland.

* Postponed:CRPD 13th Pre-SessWGPostponed:CRPD 13th Pre-SessWG

Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities will hold its 13th Pre-sessional Working Group from March 30 to April 3, 2020, in Geneva, Switzerland.

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* Rescheduled WG African descentRescheduled WG African descent

The UN Working Group of experts on people of African descent will hold its 26th Session from March 30 to April 3, 2020, in Geneva, Switzerland. (Rescheduled to November 30 – December 4, 2020)

* Postponed: UN SR healthPostponed: UN SR health

The UN Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health agreed to visit New Zealand from March 23 to April 3, 2020.

* Canceled: CMW 32ndCanceled: CMW 32nd

The Committee on the Protection of the Rights of Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families (CMW) will hold its 32nd Session from March 30 to April 3, 2020, in Geneva, Switzerland.

* Postponed:CRPD 13th Pre-SessWGPostponed:CRPD 13th Pre-SessWG

Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities will hold its 13th Pre-sessional Working Group from March 30 to April 3, 2020, in Geneva, Switzerland.

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* Rescheduled WG African descentRescheduled WG African descent

The UN Working Group of experts on people of African descent will hold its 26th Session from March 30 to April 3, 2020, in Geneva, Switzerland. (Rescheduled to November 30 – December 4, 2020)

* Postponed: UN SR healthPostponed: UN SR health

The UN Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health agreed to visit New Zealand from March 23 to April 3, 2020.

* Canceled: CMW 32ndCanceled: CMW 32nd

The Committee on the Protection of the Rights of Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families (CMW) will hold its 32nd Session from March 30 to April 3, 2020, in Geneva, Switzerland.

* Postponed:CRPD 13th Pre-SessWGPostponed:CRPD 13th Pre-SessWG

Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities will hold its 13th Pre-sessional Working Group from March 30 to April 3, 2020, in Geneva, Switzerland.

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* Mine Awareness DayMine Awareness Day

International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action is observed on April 4.

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* Rwandan Genocide RemembranceRwandan Genocide Remembrance

Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Rwanda Genocide is observed on April 7.

* World Health DayWorld Health Day

The World Health Organization's World Health Day is observed on April 7.

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* Postponed:IACtHR 135th SessionPostponed:IACtHR 135th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) will hold its 135th Regular Session from April 13 to 24, 2020, in San José, Costa Rica.

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* Postponed:IACtHR 135th SessionPostponed:IACtHR 135th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) will hold its 135th Regular Session from April 13 to 24, 2020, in San José, Costa Rica.

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* Postponed:IACtHR 135th SessionPostponed:IACtHR 135th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) will hold its 135th Regular Session from April 13 to 24, 2020, in San José, Costa Rica.

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* Postponed:IACtHR 135th SessionPostponed:IACtHR 135th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) will hold its 135th Regular Session from April 13 to 24, 2020, in San José, Costa Rica.

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* Postponed:IACtHR 135th SessionPostponed:IACtHR 135th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) will hold its 135th Regular Session from April 13 to 24, 2020, in San José, Costa Rica.

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* Postponed:IACtHR 135th SessionPostponed:IACtHR 135th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) will hold its 135th Regular Session from April 13 to 24, 2020, in San José, Costa Rica.

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* Postponed:IACtHR 135th SessionPostponed:IACtHR 135th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) will hold its 135th Regular Session from April 13 to 24, 2020, in San José, Costa Rica.

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* Postponed:IACtHR 135th SessionPostponed:IACtHR 135th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) will hold its 135th Regular Session from April 13 to 24, 2020, in San José, Costa Rica.

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* Postponed:IACtHR 135th SessionPostponed:IACtHR 135th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) will hold its 135th Regular Session from April 13 to 24, 2020, in San José, Costa Rica.

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* Postponed: ACHPR 66th SessionPostponed: ACHPR 66th Session

The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights will hold its 66th Ordinary Session from April 22 to May 12, 2020 in Banjul, The Gambia. (tentatively postponed to May/June 2020)

* Postponed:IACtHR 135th SessionPostponed:IACtHR 135th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) will hold its 135th Regular Session from April 13 to 24, 2020, in San José, Costa Rica.

* International Mother Earth DayInternational Mother Earth Day

International Mother Earth Day is observed on April 22.

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* Postponed: ACHPR 66th SessionPostponed: ACHPR 66th Session

The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights will hold its 66th Ordinary Session from April 22 to May 12, 2020 in Banjul, The Gambia. (tentatively postponed to May/June 2020)

* Postponed:IACtHR 135th SessionPostponed:IACtHR 135th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) will hold its 135th Regular Session from April 13 to 24, 2020, in San José, Costa Rica.

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* Postponed: ACHPR 66th SessionPostponed: ACHPR 66th Session

The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights will hold its 66th Ordinary Session from April 22 to May 12, 2020 in Banjul, The Gambia. (tentatively postponed to May/June 2020)

* Postponed:IACtHR 135th SessionPostponed:IACtHR 135th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) will hold its 135th Regular Session from April 13 to 24, 2020, in San José, Costa Rica.

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* Postponed: ACHPR 66th SessionPostponed: ACHPR 66th Session

The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights will hold its 66th Ordinary Session from April 22 to May 12, 2020 in Banjul, The Gambia. (tentatively postponed to May/June 2020)

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* Postponed: ACHPR 66th SessionPostponed: ACHPR 66th Session

The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights will hold its 66th Ordinary Session from April 22 to May 12, 2020 in Banjul, The Gambia. (tentatively postponed to May/June 2020)

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* Postponed: ACHPR 66th SessionPostponed: ACHPR 66th Session

The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights will hold its 66th Ordinary Session from April 22 to May 12, 2020 in Banjul, The Gambia. (tentatively postponed to May/June 2020)

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* Postponed: ACHPR 66th SessionPostponed: ACHPR 66th Session

The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights will hold its 66th Ordinary Session from April 22 to May 12, 2020 in Banjul, The Gambia. (tentatively postponed to May/June 2020)

* World Day for Work SafetyWorld Day for Work Safety

World Day for Safety and Health at Work is observed on April 28.

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* Postponed: ACHPR 66th SessionPostponed: ACHPR 66th Session

The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights will hold its 66th Ordinary Session from April 22 to May 12, 2020 in Banjul, The Gambia. (tentatively postponed to May/June 2020)

* Chemical Warfare Victims' DayChemical Warfare Victims' Day

Day of Remembrance for all Victims of Chemical Warfare is observed on April 29.

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* Postponed: ACHPR 66th SessionPostponed: ACHPR 66th Session

The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights will hold its 66th Ordinary Session from April 22 to May 12, 2020 in Banjul, The Gambia. (tentatively postponed to May/June 2020)

   
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