Calls for input and comments

On this page you will find a list of opportunities to provide input and/or feedback to the work of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) and the various human rights mechanisms it supports. Depending on the call, invited parties may include Member States, international organizations, national human rights institutions, NGOs and civil society organizations, academics, individuals, and others. Please see each call for details.


​Open

Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
Deadline: 28-02-2021

Working Group on the use of mercenaries
Deadline: 09-03-2021

Special Rapporteur on toxics and human rights
Deadline: 15-03-2021

Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
Deadline: 15-03-2021

Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
Deadline: 19-03-2021

Independent expert older persons
Deadline: 22-03-2021

Independent expert older persons
Deadline: 22-03-2021

Special Rapporteur on the right to development
Deadline: 28-03-2021

Special Rapporteur on toxics and human rights
Deadline: 31-03-2021

Special Rapporteur on toxics and human rights
Deadline: 31-03-2021

Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
Deadline: 16-04-2021

Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
Deadline: 30-04-2021

Independent Expert on human rights and the environment
Deadline: 01-05-2021

Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development
Deadline: 31-12-2021

​Closed

The calls listed below have closed within the last 30 days.

Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
Closed on: 24-02-2021

Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Belarus
Closed on: 19-02-2021

Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
Closed on: 15-02-2021

Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
Closed on: 14-02-2021

Working Group on the use of mercenaries
Closed on: 12-02-2021

Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures
Closed on: 01-02-2021

Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
Closed on: 01-02-2021

Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
Closed on: 30-01-2021