Modalities for NGO oral interventions will be posted on the HRC Extranet under the NGO Liaison information page.
With regard to the registration of speakers, representatives of NGOs, NHRIs and other observers should register in person with the list of speakers' desk as of Monday 3 August 2009, at 10 am, in the plenary room.
The relevant registration forms for individual and joint statements may be downloaded below but should be brought in person to the List of Speakers' desk (faxes will not be accepted).
Please clearly indicate the agenda item and the sub-item when appropriate (i.e. Item 3 (Requests to the Advisory Committee stemming from Human Rights Council resolutions); sub-item 3 (Human rights of women).
NGO individual statement form
NGO joint statement form
Only NGOs not represented or based in Switzerland wishing to join an NGO joint statement being delivered during the first session may inform the Secretariat in advance of the debate by filling the below form, duly signed, and send a scanned copy to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Form to join an NGO joint statement
NOTE : In order to facilitate the participation of NGOs not represented in Geneva/Switzerland, pre-inscriptions by electronic mail will be allowed for NGOs not based/represented in Switzerland, as soon as the List of Speakers opens in the plenary room (on Monday 3 August 2009). The relevant pre-inscription form can be downloaded below. It should be emailed to email@example.com. Inscriptions will be taken on a first come first serve basis, taking into account the logged time (both on the hard-copy inscriptions and on the e-mailed ones).
NGO pre-inscription form