UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

Third session of the open-ended intergovernmental working group to consider the possibility of elaborating an international regulatory framework on the regulation, monitoring and oversight of the activities of private military and security companies

Pursuant to Human Rights Council resolution 22/33, the rescheduled third session of the working group will be held from 21 to 25 July, in Room XX of the Palais des Nations (Geneva).

Participants

The working group is open-ended. This means that all UN Member and Observer States, intergovernmental organizations and non-governmental organizations with ECOSOC consultative status may attend public meetings of the working group.

Accreditation

Registration form

States, organizations and NGOs wishing to accredit representatives to the second session of the working group are invited to complete the registration form and send it together with their signed request for accreditation either by email (malban@ohchr.org), by fax on +41 22 928 90 50 or by mail to UNOG-OHCHR, CH-1211 Geneva 10.

Registration prior to the session will ensure that a badge will be available on 18 July 2014 at the Security Identification Section located at main entrance to the Palais des Nations, Gate Pregny (opposite the building of the International Committee of the Red Cross - ICRC), Avenue de la Paix, 1211, Geneva. The accreditation office is open from 8:00 to 17:00.

Documentation

Pre-session documents
Provisional agenda E F S C A R
Draft programme of work 
Report of the open-ended intergovernmental working group to consider the possibility of elaborating an international regulatory framework on the regulation, monitoring and oversight of the activities of private military and security companies on its second session E F S C A R
Post-session documents
Summary of the third session of the open-ended intergovernmental working group to consider the possibility of elaborating an international regulatory framework on the regulation, monitoring and oversight of the activities of private military and security companies E F S C A R