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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* CED 18th Session (virtual)CED 18th Session (virtual)

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) opened its virtual 18th Session on May 4, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* ACERWC 35th Ordinary SessionACERWC 35th Ordinary Session

The African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child will hold its 35th Ordinary Session virtually, from August 31 to September 8, 2020.

* IACtHR 136th SessionIACtHR 136th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights will hold its 136th session virtually from August 24 to September 3, 2020.

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* CED 18th Session (virtual)CED 18th Session (virtual)

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) opened its virtual 18th Session on May 4, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* ACERWC 35th Ordinary SessionACERWC 35th Ordinary Session

The African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child will hold its 35th Ordinary Session virtually, from August 31 to September 8, 2020.

* IACtHR 136th SessionIACtHR 136th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights will hold its 136th session virtually from August 24 to September 3, 2020.

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* CED 18th Session (virtual)CED 18th Session (virtual)

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) opened its virtual 18th Session on May 4, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* ACERWC 35th Ordinary SessionACERWC 35th Ordinary Session

The African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child will hold its 35th Ordinary Session virtually, from August 31 to September 8, 2020.

* IACtHR 136th SessionIACtHR 136th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights will hold its 136th session virtually from August 24 to September 3, 2020.

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* CED 18th Session (virtual)CED 18th Session (virtual)

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) opened its virtual 18th Session on May 4, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* ACERWC 35th Ordinary SessionACERWC 35th Ordinary Session

The African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child will hold its 35th Ordinary Session virtually, from August 31 to September 8, 2020.

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* CED 18th Session (virtual)CED 18th Session (virtual)

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) opened its virtual 18th Session on May 4, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* ACERWC 35th Ordinary SessionACERWC 35th Ordinary Session

The African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child will hold its 35th Ordinary Session virtually, from August 31 to September 8, 2020.

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* CED 18th Session (virtual)CED 18th Session (virtual)

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) opened its virtual 18th Session on May 4, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* ACERWC 35th Ordinary SessionACERWC 35th Ordinary Session

The African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child will hold its 35th Ordinary Session virtually, from August 31 to September 8, 2020.

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* CED 18th Session (virtual)CED 18th Session (virtual)

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) opened its virtual 18th Session on May 4, 2020.

* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* ACERWC 35th Ordinary SessionACERWC 35th Ordinary Session

The African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child will hold its 35th Ordinary Session virtually, from August 31 to September 8, 2020.

* ECSR 315th SessionECSR 315th Session

The European Committee of Social Rights will hold its 315th Session from September 7-11, 2020.

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* International Literacy DayInternational Literacy Day

International Literacy Day is observed on September 8.

* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* ACERWC 35th Ordinary SessionACERWC 35th Ordinary Session

The African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child will hold its 35th Ordinary Session virtually, from August 31 to September 8, 2020.

* ECSR 315th SessionECSR 315th Session

The European Committee of Social Rights will hold its 315th Session from September 7-11, 2020.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* ECSR 315th SessionECSR 315th Session

The European Committee of Social Rights will hold its 315th Session from September 7-11, 2020.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* ECSR 315th SessionECSR 315th Session

The European Committee of Social Rights will hold its 315th Session from September 7-11, 2020.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* ECSR 315th SessionECSR 315th Session

The European Committee of Social Rights will hold its 315th Session from September 7-11, 2020.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

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* International Democracy DayInternational Democracy Day

International Democracy Day is observed on September 15.

* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

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* Ozone Layer DayOzone Layer Day

International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer is observed on September 16.

* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

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* International Day of PeaceInternational Day of Peace

International Day of Peace is observed on September 21.

* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

* WGEID 122nd SessionWGEID 122nd Session

The UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance will hold its 122nd session in Geneva, Switzerland from September 21 to 30, 2020.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

* WGEID 122nd SessionWGEID 122nd Session

The UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance will hold its 122nd session in Geneva, Switzerland from September 21 to 30, 2020.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

* WGEID 122nd SessionWGEID 122nd Session

The UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance will hold its 122nd session in Geneva, Switzerland from September 21 to 30, 2020.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

* WGEID 122nd SessionWGEID 122nd Session

The UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance will hold its 122nd session in Geneva, Switzerland from September 21 to 30, 2020.

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* CED 19th SessionCED 19th Session

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED) will hold its 19th Session from September 7 to 25, 2020.

* AfCHPR 58th Ordinary SessionAfCHPR 58th Ordinary Session

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights will meet virtually from August 31 to September 25, 2020.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

* WGEID 122nd SessionWGEID 122nd Session

The UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance will hold its 122nd session in Geneva, Switzerland from September 21 to 30, 2020.

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* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

* WGEID 122nd SessionWGEID 122nd Session

The UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance will hold its 122nd session in Geneva, Switzerland from September 21 to 30, 2020.

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* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

* WGEID 122nd SessionWGEID 122nd Session

The UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance will hold its 122nd session in Geneva, Switzerland from September 21 to 30, 2020.

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* IACHR 177th Period of SessionsIACHR 177th Period of Sessions

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights will hold its 177th Period of Sessions from September 28 to October 9, 2020. Civil society organizations or individuals wishing to submit hearing requests must do so via the IACHR online system portal between June 11 and July 8, 2020.

* CESCR 68th SessionCESCR 68th Session

The Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights will hold its 68th Session from September 28 to October 16, 2020.

* IACtHR 137th SessionIACtHR 137th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights will hold its 137th session virtually, from September 28 to October 8.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

* WGEID 122nd SessionWGEID 122nd Session

The UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance will hold its 122nd session in Geneva, Switzerland from September 21 to 30, 2020.

* IACHR 177th Period of SessionsIACHR 177th Period of Sessions

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) is holding its 177th Period of Sessions virtually from September 28 to October 9. It will hold public hearings on October 1, 2 and 5 through 9.

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* IACHR 177th Period of SessionsIACHR 177th Period of Sessions

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights will hold its 177th Period of Sessions from September 28 to October 9, 2020. Civil society organizations or individuals wishing to submit hearing requests must do so via the IACHR online system portal between June 11 and July 8, 2020.

* CESCR 68th SessionCESCR 68th Session

The Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights will hold its 68th Session from September 28 to October 16, 2020.

* IACtHR 137th SessionIACtHR 137th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights will hold its 137th session virtually, from September 28 to October 8.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

* WGEID 122nd SessionWGEID 122nd Session

The UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance will hold its 122nd session in Geneva, Switzerland from September 21 to 30, 2020.

* IACHR 177th Period of SessionsIACHR 177th Period of Sessions

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) is holding its 177th Period of Sessions virtually from September 28 to October 9. It will hold public hearings on October 1, 2 and 5 through 9.

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* IACHR 177th Period of SessionsIACHR 177th Period of Sessions

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights will hold its 177th Period of Sessions from September 28 to October 9, 2020. Civil society organizations or individuals wishing to submit hearing requests must do so via the IACHR online system portal between June 11 and July 8, 2020.

* CESCR 68th SessionCESCR 68th Session

The Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights will hold its 68th Session from September 28 to October 16, 2020.

* IACtHR 137th SessionIACtHR 137th Session

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights will hold its 137th session virtually, from September 28 to October 8.

* Human Rights CouncilHuman Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its 45th regular session from September 14 to October 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

* CRC 85th SessionCRC 85th Session

The Committee on the Rights of the Child will hold its 85th Session from September 14 to October 1, virtually.

* WGEID 122nd SessionWGEID 122nd Session

The UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance will hold its 122nd session in Geneva, Switzerland from September 21 to 30, 2020.

* IACHR 177th Period of SessionsIACHR 177th Period of Sessions

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) is holding its 177th Period of Sessions virtually from September 28 to October 9. It will hold public hearings on October 1, 2 and 5 through 9.

     
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