COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS
The Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights is composed of 18 independent experts who are persons of high moral character and recognized competence in the field of human rights.
elected for a term of four years by States parties in accordance with ECOSOC Resolution 1985/17 of 28 May 1985. Members serve in their personal capacity and may be re-elected if nominated.
The current membership of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
(as of 21 July 2020):
CESCR's former members from 1986 to 2018
* effective 21 July 2020, following the resignation of Olivier De Schutter effective 1 May 2020.