CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR MANDATE HOLDERS OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL
TO BE APPOINTED AT THE FORTY-EIGHTH SESSION OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL
The Secretariat of the Human Rights Council is currently accepting applications for two vacancies of independent United Nations experts of the Council. The following mandate holders are to be appointed at the forty-eighth session of the Council (13th September – 11th October 2021).
The applications for the two vacancies are as follows:
- Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights (HRC resolution 46/9).
- Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises, member from Latin American and Caribbean States (HRC resolution 44/15).
Individual applications, including a motivation letter, must be submitted and received by 11th June, 2021, at 12 noon Geneva time through an online application procedure that consists of: (1) an online survey; and (2) an application form in word format. Updated information on the selection and appointment procedure is available at www.ohchr.org/EN/HRBodies/HRC/SP/Pages/Nominations.aspx.
General information about the application and selection process is available at www.ohchr.org/EN/HRBodies/HRC/SP/Pages/BasicInformationSelectionIndependentExperts.aspx.
Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Foreign Trade