The fifth session of the Conference of the States parties to the Convention will take place in New York from 12 to 14 September 2012. The election of nine members of the Committee will take place during this meeting.
Members are elected for a term of four years by the Conference of States Parties. Committee Members serve in their personal capacity and may be re-elected once if nominated.
Nominations are due by 2 July 2012. The nominations and biographical data, preferably in accordance with the biographical data form, should be submitted to the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations Office at Geneva, CH-1211 Geneva 10 and in ELECTRONIC VERSION: English, French and Spanish (Word) to email@example.com.