Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Pre-Sessional Working Group, 25-29 May 2009
All participants in Committee sessions will require accreditation to the session. To obtain accreditation, please fill out the accreditation form (available in pdf and Word), sign and send it by fax to 0041-22-917 9008, or by e-mail to Robert Ouko email@example.com. In general, the meetings of the pre-sessional working group take place in private and are thus not open to NGO participation or observation. However, a meeting is reserved on the afternoon of 25 May for exchanges with partners, including UN agencies and NGOs, in relation to the States parties to be reviewed by the working group. Accreditation procedures apply to those who wish to participate in that meeting.
Organizations wishing to submit Information for the Committee with respect to these countries are welcome to do so. Submissions will be treated as public documents unless specifically marked "Confidential". They should be sent electronically to the Committee secretariat (Susan Mathews) at firstname.lastname@example.org, as well as in 10 hard copies, by 4 May 2009 to:
Secretary, Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Organizations intending to submit information are kindly requested to inform the secretariat in advance.
Consideration of State Reports
The Committee will consider the following State reports during the session:
Note: Schedules are subject to change at short notice
lease note that E l F l S l A l C l R refer to the availability of documents in the official United Nations languages, which are English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese and Russian.