UN Treaty Bodies: 2021-2023 Deadlines
Monday, January 1, 2018 to Sunday, December 31, 2023

 

2021-2023 Deadlines Relating to the UN Treaty Bodies *

 


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New Deadlines:

El Salvador, Germany, Guatemala, San Marino, Trinidad and Tobago, Ukraine

Suspended Sessions:

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Postponed Sessions:

Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Benin, Bolivia, Botswana, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Chile, Dominican Republic, Estonia,  France, Gabon, Ghana, Haiti, Hungary, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Laos, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Maldives,  Mexico, Mongolia, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Senegal, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zimbabwe

 


 

Below is a list of 2021-2023 deadlines for UN Treaty Bodies (Italic : to be confirmed), as well as the dates of upcoming Treaty Body Sessions (updated: 07 September 2021). Countries are organised alphabetically.

 

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CAT: Committee against Torture
CED: Committee on Enforced Disappearances
CEDAW: Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
CERD: Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
CESCR: Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
CMW: Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their Families
CRC: Committee on the Rights of the Child
CRPD: Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
HRCtee: Human Rights Committee
LOI: List of Issues
CR: Country Review
FU: Follow-Up

 

2021-2023 deadlines relating to the UN Treaty Bodies*

 

Country

Deadlines

for NGO submissions

Treaty Bodies’ sessions

Afghanistan

POSTPONED!!! 22 Oct 2021 – CERD (CR)

 

POSTPONED!!! 15 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CERD (CR)

                          6 to 24 Sep 2021 – CRC (CR)

Albania

 

 

Algeria

 

 

Andorra

 

 

Angola

 

 

Antigua and Barbuda

 

 

Argentina

 

 

Armenia

 

18 to 22 Oct 2021 – CESCR (LOI)

 

Australia

 

 

Austria

 

 

Azerbaijan

POSTPONED!!! 26 Oct 2020 – CERD (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 24 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

15 Aug 2022 – CRC (CR)

6 Sep 2021-CMW (CR)

 

POSTPONED!!! 16 Nov to 4 Dec 2020 – CERD (CR)

27 Sep to 15 Oct 2021 - CESCR (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 18 Oct to 11 Nov 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

12 to 30 Sept 2022 – CRC (CR)

27 Sep to 8 Oct 2021-CMW (CR)

11 Oct to 5 Nov  2021- HRCtee (LOI)

 

Bahamas

 

 

Bahrain

22 Oct 2021 – CERD (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 21 Jun to 9 Jul 2021– CEDAW (CR)

27 Sep to 15 Oct 2021 - CESCR (CR)

15 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CERD (CR)

Bangladesh

POSTPONED!!! 14 Jul-2021 – CRPD (CR)

 

POSTPONED!!! 16 Aug to 10 Sep 2021– CRPD (CR)

Barbados

 

 

Belarus

POSTPONED!!! 18 Jul 2021 – CRPD (LOI)

28 Dec 2021 - CESCR (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 13 to 17 Sep 2021– CRPD (LOI)

14 Feb  to 4 Mar 2022- CESCR (CR)

Belgium

 

 

Belize

 

 

Benin

POSTPONED!!! 18 Jul 2021 – CRPD (LOI)

POSTPONED!!! 13 to 17 Sep 2021– CRPD (LOI)

Bhutan

 

27 Sep to 1 Oct 2021– CRC (LOI)

Bolivia

POSTPONED!!! 14 Sep 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

11 Oct 2021 – CAT (CR)

 15 Aug 2022 – CRC (CR)

22 Oct 2021 – CERD (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 12 Oct to 6 Nov 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

27 Sep to 15 Oct 2021 - CESCR (CR)

8 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CAT (CR)

12 to 30 Sept 2022 – CRC (CR)

15 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CERD (CR)

Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

27 Sep to 15 Oct 2021 - CESCR (CR)

Botswana

 

POSTPONED!!! 29 Jun to 24 Jul 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

Brazil

 

13 to 24 Sep 2021- CED (CR)

Brunei Darussalam

 

 

Bulgaria

 

 

Burkina Faso

 

 

Burundi

 

 

Cabo Verde

 

POSTPONED!!! 6 to 16 Apr 2021 – CMW (CR)

 

Cambodia

 

 

Cameroon

POSTPONED!!! 26 Oct 2020 – CERD (CR)

 

POSTPONED!!! 16 Nov to 4 Dec 2020 - CERD (CR)

Canada

15 Apr 2022 – CRC (CR)

8 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CAT (CR)

16 May to 3 Jun 2022 – CRC (CR)

Central African Republic

 

 

Chad

 

 

18 to 22 Oct 2021 – CESCR (LOI)

 

Chile

POSTPONED!!! 22 Oct 2021 – CERD (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 15 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CERD (CR)

China

 

 

China (Hong Kong)

 

 

 

China (Macau)

 

 

Colombia

 

 

Comoros

 

 

Congo

 

 

Cook Islands

 

 

Costa Rica

 

13 to 24 Sep 2021- CED (LOI)

Côte D'Ivoire

 

 

Croatia

15 Dec 2021 CRC (CR)

17 Jan to 4 Feb 2022 CRC (CR)

Cuba

21 Mar 2022 - CAT (CR)

15 Dec 2021 CRC (CR)

25 Apr to 20 May 2022 - CAT (CR)

17 Jan to 4 Feb 2022 CRC (CR)

Cyprus

15 Dec 2021 CRC (CR)

17 Jan to 4 Feb 2022 CRC (CR)

Czech Republic

8 Nov 2021 – HRCtee (FU)

28 Dec 2021 - CESCR (CR)

6 to 24 Sep 2021 – CRC (CR)

14 Feb  to 4 Mar 2022- CESCR (CR)

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

 

 

Democratic Republic of the Congo

28 Dec 2021 - CESCR (CR)

14 Feb  to 4 Mar 2022- CESCR (CR)

Denmark

8 Mar 2023 – CEDAW (FU)

22 Oct 2021 – CERD (CR)

15 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CERD (CR)

Djibouti

15 Dec 2021 CRC (CR)

 

17 Jan to 4 Feb 2022 CRC (CR)

16 Aug to 14 Sep 2021– CRPD (CR)

Dominica

 

 

 

Dominican Republic

POSTPONED!!! 1 Jun 2020 – CEDAW (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 29 Jun to 9 Jul 2020 – CEDAW (CR)

11 Oct to 5 Nov  2021- HRCtee (FU)

 

Ecuador

20 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

27 Sep to 1 Oct 2021– CRC (LOI)

18 Oct to 12 Nov 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

Egypt

20 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

18 Oct to 12 Nov 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

El Salvador

NEW!!! 28 Dec 2021 - CESCR (CR)

NEW!!! 14 Feb  to 4 Mar 2022- CESCR (CR)

Equatorial Guinea

 

 

Eritrea

 

 

Estonia

POSTPONED!!! 26 Oct 2020 – CERD (CR)

 

POSTPONED!!! 16 Nov to 4 Dec 2020 – CERD (CR)

27 Sep to 1 Oct 2021– CRC (LOI)

Eswatini

 

 

  6 to 24 Sep 2021 – CRC (CR)

Ethiopia

 

 

Fiji

 

 

Finland

15 Aug 2022 – CRC (CR)

 26 Mar 2022– HRCtee (FU)

12 to 30 Sept 2022 – CRC (CR)

France

POSTPONED!!! 13 Jul 2020 – CERD (CR)

 

POSTPONED!!! 4 to 14 Aug 2020 – CERD (CR)

16 Aug to 14 Sep 2021– CRPD (CR)

13 to 24 Sep 2021- CED (CR)

Gabon

POSTPONED!!! 1 Jun 2020 – CEDAW (CR)

 

 

POSTPONED!!! 29 Jun to 9 Jul 2020 – CEDAW (CR)

 

Gambia

 

 

Georgia

 

27 Sep to 1 Oct 2021– CRC (LOI)

Germany

15 Aug 2022 – CRC (CR)

NEW!!! 13 Sep 2021 – HRCtee (CR)

12 to 30 Sept 2022 – CRC (CR)

NEW!!! 11 Oct to 5 Nov  2021- HRCtee (CR)

Ghana

POSTPONED!!! 18 Jul 2021 – CRPD (LOI)

POSTPONED!!! 13 to 17 Sep 2021– CRPD (LOI)

Greece

15 Dec 2021 CRC (CR)

 

17 Jan to 4 Feb 2022 CRC (CR)

11 Oct to 5 Nov  2021- HRCtee (LOI)

 

Grenada

 

 

Guatemala

NEW!!! 28 Dec 2021 - CESCR (CR)

27 Sep to 1 Oct 2021– CRC (LOI)

8 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CAT (CR)

NEW!!! 14 Feb  to 4 Mar 2022- CESCR (CR)

Guinea

 

 

Guinea-Bissau

 

 

Guyana

 

 

Haiti

POSTPONED!!! 14 Sep 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 12 Oct to 6 Nov 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

Holy See

 

 

Honduras

 

 

Hungary

POSTPONED!!! 1 Feb 2021 – CRPD (CR)

 

POSTPONED!!! 8 Mar to 1 Apr 2021 – CRPD (CR)

Iceland

21 Mar 2022  CAT (CR)

15 Apr 2022 – CRC (CR)

25 Apr to 20 May 2022  CAT (CR)

16 May to 3 Jun 2022 – CRC (CR)

India

 

9 to 25 Aug 2021 – CERD (LOI)

Indonesia

20 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

 

18 Oct to 12 Nov 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

 

Iran

 

 

Iraq

 4  Feb 2022 - CESCR (LOI)

12 Jun 2022 CAT (CR)

7 to 11 Mar 2022 – CESCR (LOI)

11 Jul to 29 Jul 2022-CAT (CR)

Ireland

4  Feb 2022 - CESCR (LOI)

7 to 11 Mar 2022 – CESCR (LOI)

Israel

POSTPONED!!! 14 Sep 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 12 Oct to 6 Nov 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

Italy

 

 

Jamaica

POSTPONED!!! 14 Jul-2021 – CRPD (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 16 Aug to 10 Sep 2021– CRPD (CR)

Japan

POSTPONED!!! 14 Sep 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 14 Jul-2021 – CRPD (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 12 Oct to 6 Nov 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 16 Aug to 10 Sep 2021– CRPD (CR)

Jordan

 

 

Kazakhstan

POSTPONED!!! 26 Oct 2020 – CERD (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 16 Nov to 4 Dec 2020 – CERD (CR)

27 Sep to 15 Oct 2021 - CESCR (FU)

Kenya

21 Mar 2022 - CAT (CR)

25 Apr to 20 May 2022 - CAT (CR)

Kiribati

 15 Dec 2021 CRC (CR)

17 Jan to 4 Feb 2022 CRC (CR)

Kuwait

15 Apr 2022 – CRC (CR)

27 Sep to 15 Oct 2021 - CESCR (CR)

16 May to 3 Jun 2022 – CRC (CR)

Kyrgyzstan

20 Sept 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

11 Oct 2021 – CAT (CR)

4  Feb 2022 - CESCR (LOI)

18 Oct to 12 9 Nov 2021– CEDAW (CR)

8 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CAT (CR)

7 to 11 Mar 2022 – CESCR (LOI)

Laos

POSTPONED!!! 14 Jul-2021 – CRPD (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 16 Aug to 10 Sep 2021– CRPD (CR)

Latvia

 

 

Lebanon

POSTPONED!!! 24 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

 

POSTPONED!!! 18 Oct to 5 Nov 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

Lesotho

 

 

Liberia

 

 

Libya

 

 

Liechtenstein

 

 

Lithuania

11 Oct 2021 – CAT (CR)

8 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CAT (CR)

Luxembourg

POSTPONED!!! 14 Jul 2021 – CERD (CR)

 

POSTPONED!!! 4 to 26 Aug 2021 – CERD (CR)

 

Madagascar

 15 Dec 2021 CRC (CR)

  17 Jan to 4 Feb 2022 CRC (CR)

Malawi

 

 

Malaysia

 

 

Maldives

20 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 18 Jul 2021 – CRPD (LOI)

18 Oct to 12 Nov 2021– CEDAW (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 13 to 17 Sep 2021– CRPD (LOI)

Mali

 

13 to 24 Sep 2021- CED (LOI)

Malta

 

 

Marshall Islands

 

 

Mauritania

 

18 to 22 Oct 2021 – CESCR (LOI)

13 to 24 Sep 2021- CED (LOI)

27 Sep to 15 Oct 2021 - CESCR (FU)

Mauritius

 

 

Mexico

POSTPONED!!! 1 Feb 2021 – CRPD (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 8 Mar to 1 Apr 2021 – CRPD (CR)

Micronesia

 

 

Monaco

 

 

Mongolia

POSTPONED!!! 1 Jun 2020 – CEDAW (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 29 Jun to 9 Jul 2020 – CEDAW (CR)

 

Montenegro

21 Mar 2022 - CAT (CR)

25 Apr to 20 May 2022 - CAT (CR)

Morocco

1 Jul 2021– CRC (LOI)

 

27 Sep to 1 Oct 2021– CRC (LOI)

 

Mozambique

 

 

Myanmar

 

 

Namibia

 

 

Nauru

 

 

Nepal

 

 

Netherlands

15 Dec 2021 CRC (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 18 Jul 2021 – CRPD (LOI)

8 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CAT (CR)

17 Jan to 4 Feb 2022 CRC (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 13 to 17 Sep 2021– CRPD (LOI)

New Zealand

 

 

Nicaragua

POSTPONED!!! 14 Sep 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 26 Oct 2020 – CERD (CR)

20 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

12 Jun 2022 CAT (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 12 Oct to 6 Nov 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 16 Nov to 4 Dec 2020 – CERD (CR)

18 Oct to 12 Nov 2021– CEDAW (CR)

27 Sep to 15 Oct 2021 - CESCR (CR)

11 Jul to 29 Jul 2022-CAT (CR)

Niger

14 Jul 2021 – CERD (CR)

4 to 26 Aug 2021 – CERD (CR)

Nigeria

11 Oct 2021 – CAT (CR)

8 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CAT (CR)

Norway

 

 

 

Oman

 

 

Pakistan

 

 

Palau

POSTPONED!!! 18 Jul 2021 – CRPD (LOI)

POSTPONED!!! 13 to 17 Sep 2021– CRPD (LOI)

Panama

POSTPONED!!! 1 Jun 2020 – CEDAW (CR)

 

POSTPONED!!! 29 Jun to 9 Jul 2020 – CEDAW (CR)

13 to 24 Sep 2021- CED (CR)

Papua New Guinea

 

 

Paraguay

 

POSTPONED!!! 6 to 16 Apr 2021 – CMW (CR)

 

Peru

POSTPONED!!! 24 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 29 Jun to 24 Jul 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

27 Sep to 1 Oct 2021– CRC (LOI)

POSTPONED!!! 18 Oct to 5 Nov 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

8 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CAT (CR)

Philippines

POSTPONED!!! 14 Sep 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

15 Apr 2022 – CRC (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 12 Oct to 6 Nov 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

16 May to 3 Jun 2022 – CRC (CR)

Poland

 

6 to 24 Sep 2021 – CRC (CR)

Portugal

 

 

Qatar

 

18 to 22 Oct 2021 – CESCR (LOI)

Republic of Korea

 

 

 

Republic of Moldova

 

 

Republic of North Macedonia

 15 Aug 2022 – CRC (CR)

 

 

12 to 30 Sept 2022 – CRC (CR)

11 Oct to 5 Nov  2021- HRCtee (LOI)

Romania

 

18 to 22 Oct 2021 – CESCR (LOI)

Russian Federation

 20 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

 

18 Oct to 12 Nov 2021– CEDAW (CR)

 

Rwanda

6 Sep 2021-CMW (CR)

 

27 Sep to 8 Oct 2021-CMW (CR)

Saint Kitts and Nevis

 

 

Saint Lucia

 

 

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

 

 

Samoa

 

 

San Marino

NEW!!! 6 Sep 2021 – CERD (LOI)

NEW!!! 15 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CERD (LOI)

Sao Tome and Principe

 

 

Saudi Arabia

 

8 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CAT (CR)

Senegal

POSTPONED!!! 28 Sep 2020 – CEDAW (CR)

6 Sep 2021 – CERD (LOI)

22 Oct 2021 – CERD (CR)

13 Dec 2021 – CESCR (FU)

POSTPONED!!! 26 Oct to 5 Nov 2020 – CEDAW (CR)

15 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CERD (CR)

 

Serbia

11 Oct 2021 – CAT (CR)

28 Dec 2021 - CESCR (CR)

8 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CAT (CR)

14 Feb  to 4 Mar 2022- CESCR (CR)

Seychelles

 

 

Sierra Leone

 

27 Sep to 1 Oct 2021– CRC (LOI)

Singapore

POSTPONED!!! 1 Feb 2021 – CRPD (CR)

22 Oct 2021 – CERD (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 8  Mar to 1 Apr 2021 – CRPD (CR)

15 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CERD (CR)

Slovakia

 

 

Slovenia

 

 

 

Solomon Islands

 

 

Somalia

15 Dec 2021 CRC (CR)

 17 Jan to 4 Feb 2022 CRC (CR)

South Africa

20 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

 

18 Oct to 12 Nov 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

South Sudan

20 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

15 Aug 2022 – CRC (CR)

18 Oct to 12 Nov 2021– CEDAW (CR)

12 to 30 Sept 2022 – CRC (CR)

Spain

 20 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

 

18 Oct to 12 Nov 2021– CEDAW (CR)

13 to 24 Sep 2021- CED (CR)

Sri Lanka

POSTPONED!!! 14 Sep 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 12 Oct to 6 Nov 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

State of Palestine

 

18 to 22 Oct 2021 – CESCR (LOI)

Sudan

 

 

Suriname

 

 

Sweden

20 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

11 Oct 2021 – CAT (CR)

18 Oct to 12 Nov 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

8 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CAT (CR)

Switzerland

POSTPONED!!! 1 Feb 2021 – CRPD (CR)

22 Oct 2021 – CERD (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 8  Mar to 1 Apr 2021 – CRPD (CR)

6 to 24 Sep 2021 – CRC (CR)

15 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CERD (CR)

 

Syrian Arab Republic

 

 

Tajikistan

 

 

Thailand

6 Sep 2021 – CERD (LOI)

22 Oct 2021 – CERD (CR)

15 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CERD (CR)

Timor-Leste

 

 

Togo

 

 

Tonga

 

 

 

Trinidad and Tobago

NEW!!! 6 Sep 2021 – CERD (LOI)

NEW!!! 15 Nov to 3 Dec 2021 – CERD (LOI)

Tunisia

 

 

 

Turkey

 

 

Turkmenistan

 

 

Tuvalu

 

 

Uganda

 

 

Ukraine

15 Apr 2022 – CRC (CR)

NEW!!! 13 Sep 2021 – HRCtee (CR)

16 May to 3 Jun 2022 – CRC (CR)

NEW!!! 11 Oct to 5 Nov  2021- HRCtee (CR)

United Arab Emirates

21 Mar 2022 - CAT (CR)

25 Apr to 20 May 2022 - CAT (CR)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

 

 

United Republic of Tanzania

 

 

United States of America

 

 

Uruguay

POSTPONED!!! 28 Sep 2020 – CEDAW (CR)

21 Mar 2022 - CAT (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 29 Jun to 24 Jul 2020 – HRCtee (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 26 Oct to 5 Nov 2020 – CEDAW (CR)

25 Apr to 20 May 2022 - CAT (CR)

Uzbekistan

15 Aug 2022 – CRC (CR)

28 Dec 2021 - CESCR (CR)

 12 to 30 Sept 2022 – CRC (CR)

14 Feb  to 4 Mar 2022- CESCR (CR)

Vanuatu

 

 

Venezuela

POSTPONED!!! 14 Jul-2021 – CRPD (CR)

POSTPONED!!! 16 Aug to 10 Sep 2021CRPD (CR)

Viet Nam

15 Apr 2022 – CRC (CR)

16  May to 3 Jun 2022 – CRC (CR)

 

Yemen

24 Sep 2021 – CEDAW (CR)

18 Oct to 12 Nov 2021– CEDAW (CR)

 

Zambia

 

 

Zimbabwe

 

POSTPONED!!! 9 to 25 Aug 2021 – CERD (LOI)