Monday, January 1, 2018 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019

 

2018-2019 Deadlines relating to the UN Treaty Bodies*

Below is a list of 2018—2019 deadlines for UN Treaty Bodies (Italic: to be confirmed), as well as the dates of upcoming Treaty Body Sessions. Countries are organized alphabetically.

CAT: Committee against Torture
CED: Committee on Enforced Disappearances
CEDAW: Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
CERD: Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
CESCR: Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
CMW: Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their Families
CRC: Committee on the Rights of the Child
CRPD: Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
HRCtee: Human Rights Committee

LOI: List of Issues
CR: Country Review

If you are interested in submitting a report or if you need any further information, please contact untreaties@ilga.org. ILGA is here to support you through these processes and we are happy to help. 

*As of 23 August 2018

 

 

Country

Deadlines for NGO submissions

Treaty Bodies sessions

Afghanistan

 

 

Albania

21 Sep 2018 – CERD (LOI)

5 Nov 2018 – CERD (CR)

01 January 2019 CMW (CR)

26 Nov to 14 Dec 2018 – CERD (CR)

01 to 12 April 2019 – CMW (CR)

Algeria

 

27 Aug to 21 Sep 2018 – CRPD (CR)

Andorra

22 January 2019 – CERD (CR)

22 April to 10 May 2019 – CERD (CR)

Angola

21 Jan 2019 – CEDAW (CR)
04 December 2019 – HRCtee (CR)

18 Feb to 8 March 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

04 to 29 March 2019 – HRCtee (CR)

Antigua and Barbuda

21 Jan 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

18 Feb to 8 March 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

Argentina

31 Aug 2018 – CESCR (CR)
02 June 2019 – CMW (CR)

24 Sep to 12 Oct 2018 – CESCR (CR)

02 to 11 September 2019 – CMW (CR)

Armenia

 

 

Australia

04 Dec 2018 – CRC (LOI)

09 June 2019 – CRC (CR)

04 Feb 2019 - 08 Feb 2019 – CRC (LOI)

09 to 27 September 2019 – CRC (CR)

Austria

10 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

10 June 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

27 Aug to 21 Sep 2018 – CRPD (LOI)

12 Nov to 16 Nov 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

01 Jul to 19 Jul 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

Azerbaijan

 

27 Aug to 21 Sep 2018 – CRPD (LOI)

3 to 12 Sep 2018 – CMW (LOI)

Bahamas

1 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

22 Oct to 9 Nov 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

Bahrain

10 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

15 Dec 2018 – CRC (CR)

10 June 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

12 Nov to 16 Nov 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

14 Jan to 1 Feb 2019 – CRC (CR)

01 Jul to 19 Jul 2019 (CEDAW)

Bangladesh

22 April 2019 – CAT (CR)

22 Jul 2019 to 09 Aug 2019 – CAT (CR)

Barbados

 

 

Belarus

10 Sep 2018 – HRCtee (CR)

8 Oct to 2 Nov 2018 – HRCtee (CR)

15 Oct 2018 - 19 Oct 2018 – CESCR (LOI)

Belgium

15 Dec 2018 – CRC (CR)

15 Oct 2018 - 19 Oct 2018 – CESCR (LOI)

14 Jan to 1 Feb 2019 – CRC (CR)

Belize

10 Sep 2018 – HRCtee (CR)
02 June 2019 – CMW (LOI)

8 Oct to 2 Nov 2018 – HRCtee (CR)

02 to 11 September 2019 – CMW (LOI)

Benin

25 March 2019 – CAT (CR)

12 Nov to 7 Dec 2018 – CAT (LOI)

22 Apr to 17 May 2019 – CAT (CR)

Bhutan

 

 

Bolivia

01 January 2019 CMW (LOI)

01 to 12 April 2019 – CMW (LOI)

Bosnia and Herzegovina

04 Dec 2018 – CRC (LOI)
02 June 2019 – CMW (CR)

09 June 2019 – CRC (CR)

6 to 31 Aug 2018 – CERD (CR)

3 to 12 Sep 2018 – CMW (LOI)

04 Feb 2019 - 08 Feb 2019 – CRC (LOI)

02 to 11 September 2019 – CMW (CR)

09 to 27 September 2019 – CRC (CR)

Botswana

21 Jan 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

20 Apr 2019 – CRC (CR)

08 Oct 2018 - 12 Oct 2018 – CRC (LOI)

18 Feb to 8 March 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

13 May 2019 - 31 May 2019 – CRC (CR)

Brazil

 

 

Brunei Darussalam

 

 

Bulgaria

10 Sep 2018 – HRCtee (CR)
21 Jan 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

27 Aug to 21 Sep 2018 – CRPD (CR)

8 Oct to 2 Nov 2018 – HRCtee (CR)

18 Feb to 8 March 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

Burkina Faso

02 June 2019 – CMW (LOI)

02 to 11 September 2019 – CMW (LOI)

Burundi

 

 

Cabo Verde

31 Aug 2018 – CESCR (CR)

10 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

01 January 2019 CMW (LOI)

20 Apr 2019 – CRC (CR)

10 June 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

3 to 12 Sep 2018 – CMW (LOI)

24 Sep to 12 Oct 2018 – CESCR (CR)

08 Oct 2018 - 12 Oct 2018 – CRC (LOI)

12 Nov to 16 Nov 2018 CEDAW (LOI)

01 to 12 April 2019 – CMW (LOI)

13 May 2019 - 31 May 2019 – CRC (CR)

01 Jul to 19 Jul 2019 (CEDAW)

Cambodia

 

 

Cameroon

 

 

Canada

15 Oct 2018 – CAT (CR)

12 Nov to 7 Dec 2018 – CAT (CR)

Central African Republic

 

 

Chad

 

 

Chile

05 May 2019 – CERD (CR)

5 to 16 Nov 2018 – CED (LOI)

05 to 29 August 2019 – CERD (CR)

China

 

6 to 31 Aug 2018 – CERD (CR)

China (Hong Kong)

 

6 to 31 Aug 2018 – CERD (CR)

China (Macau)

 

6 to 31 Aug 2018 – CERD (CR)

Colombia

21 Jan 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

02 June 2019 – CMW (CR)

3 to 12 Sep 2018 – CMW (LOI)

18 Feb to 8 March 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

02 to 11 September 2019 – CMW (CR)

Comoros

 

 

Congo

1 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

22 Oct to 9 Nov 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

Cook Islands

04 Dec 2018 – CRC (LOI)

04 Feb 2019 - 08 Feb 2019 – CRC (LOI)

Costa Rica

04 Dec 2018 – CRC (LOI)

09 June 2019 – CRC (CR)

04 Feb 2019 - 08 Feb 2019 – CRC (LOI)

09 to 27 September 2019 – CRC (CR)

Côte D'Ivoire

10 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

20 Apr 2019 – CRC (CR)
10 June 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

08 Oct 2018 - 12 Oct 2018 – CRC (LOI)

12 Nov to 16 Nov 2018 CEDAW (LOI)

13 May 2019 - 31 May 2019 – CRC (CR)

01 Jul to 19 Jul 2019 CEDAW (CR)

Croatia

 

 

Cuba

 

6 to 31 Aug 2018 – CERD (CR)

Cyprus

 

 

Czech Republic

05 May 2019 – CERD (CR)

05 to 29 August 2019 – CERD (CR)

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

 

 

Democratic Republic of the Congo

10 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

10 June 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

25 March 2019 – CAT (CR)

12 Nov to 16 Nov 2018 CEDAW (LOI)

22 Apr to 17 May 2019 – CAT (CR)

01 Jul to 19 Jul 2019 (CEDAW)

Denmark

23 September 2018 CESCR (CR) 

15 Oct 2018 - 19 Oct 2018 CESCR (CR)

Djibouti

 

 

Dominica

 

8 Oct to 2 Nov 2018 – HRCtee (LOI)

Dominican Republic

10 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

12 Nov to 16 Nov 2018 CEDAW (LOI)

Ecuador

11 December 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

11 to 15 March 2019 – CEDAW (LOI)

Egypt

 

 

El Salvador

05 May 2019 – CERD (CR)

17 Sep to 5 Oct 2018 – CRC (CR)

05 to 29 August 2019 – CERD (CR)

Equatorial Guinea

 

8 Oct to 2 Nov 2018 – HRCtee (LOI)

Eritrea

04 December 2019 – HRCtee (LOI)

04 to 29 March 2019 – HRCtee (LOI)

Estonia

 

 

Ethiopia

21 Jan 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

18 Feb to 8 March 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

Fiji

 

 

Finland

04 December 2019 – HRCtee (LOI)

04 to 29 March 2019 – HRCtee (LOI)

France

 

12 Nov to 7 Dec 2018 – CAT (LOI)

Gabon

 

 

Gambia

 

 

Georgia

 

 

Germany

31 Aug 2018 – CESCR (CR)

25 March 2019 – CAT (CR)

11 August 2019 – CEDAW (LOI)

27 Aug to 21 Sep 2018 – CRPD (LOI)

24 Sep to 12 Oct 2018 – CESCR (CR)

22 Apr to 17 May 2019 – CAT (CR)

11 to 15 November 2019 – CEDAW (LOI)

Ghana

 

 

Greece

22 April 2019 – CAT (CR)

22 Jul 2019 to 09 Aug 2019 – CAT (CR)

Grenada

 

 

Guatemala

15 Oct 2018 – CAT (CR)

01 January 2019 CMW (CR)

22 January 2019 – CERD (CR)

12 Nov to 7 Dec 2018 – CAT (CR)

01 to 12 April 2019 – CMW (CR)

22 April to 10 May 2019 – CERD (CR)

Guinea

10 Sep 2018 – HRCtee (CR)

15 Dec 2018 – CRC (CR)

8 Oct to 2 Nov 2018 – HRCtee (CR)

14 Jan to 1 Feb 2019 – CRC (CR)

Guinea-Bissau

 

 

Guyana

10 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

10 June 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

12 Nov to 16 Nov 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

01 Jul to 19 Jul 2019 –CEDAW (CR)

Haiti

 

 

Holy See

 

 

Honduras

21 Sep 2018 – CERD (LOI)

5 Nov 2018 – CERD (CR)

26 Nov to 14 Dec 2018 – CERD (CR)

Hungary

 

 

Iceland

05 May 2019 – CERD (CR)

05 to 29 August 2019 – CERD (CR)

India

 

 

Indonesia

 

 

Iran

 

 

Iraq

21 Sep 2018 – CERD (LOI)

5 Nov 2018 – CERD (CR)

27 Aug to 21 Sep 2018 – CRPD (LOI)

26 Nov to 14 Dec 2018 – CERD (CR)

Ireland

 

 

Israel

22 January 2019 – CERD (CR)

12 Nov to 7 Dec 2018 – CAT (LOI)

22 April to 10 May 2019 – CERD (CR)

Italy

15 Dec 2018 – CRC (CR)

5 to 16 Nov 2018 – CED (LOI)
14 Jan to 1 Feb 2019 – CRC (CR)

Jamaica

 

 

Japan

12 Oct 2018 – CED (CR)

15 Dec 2018 – CRC (CR)

6 to 31 Aug 2018 – CERD (CR)

17 Sep to 5 Oct 2018 – CRC (CR)

5 to 16 Nov 2018 – CED (CR)

08 Oct 2018 - 12 Oct 2018 – CRC (LOI)

Jordan

 

 

Kazakhstan

 

 

Kenya

 

 

Kiribati

 

 

Kuwait

 

 

Kyrgyzstan

 

 

Lao People’s Democratic Republic

1 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

17 Sep to 5 Oct 2018 – CRC (CR)

22 Oct to 9 Nov 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

Latvia

 

6 to 31 Aug 2018 – CERD (CR)

Lebanon

 

 

Lesotho

 

 

Liberia

 

 

Libya

01 January 2019 CMW (CR)

01 to 12 April 2019 – CMW (CR)

Liechtenstein

 

 

Lithuania

22 January 2019 – CERD (CR)

22 April to 10 May 2019 – CERD (CR)

Luxembourg

 

 

Madagascar

 

3 to 12 Sep 2018 – CMW (CR)

Malawi

 

 

Malaysia

 

 

Maldives

15 Oct 2018 – CAT (CR)

12 Nov to 7 Dec 2018 – CAT (CR)

Mali

31 Aug 2018 – CESCR (CR)

24 Sep to 12 Oct 2018 – CESCR (CR)

Malta

20 Apr 2019 – CRC (CR)

27 Aug to 21 Sep 2018 – CRPD (CR)

08 Oct 2018 - 12 Oct 2018 – CRC (LOI)

13 May 2019 - 31 May 2019 – CRC (CR)

Marshall Islands

 

 

Mauritania

 

17 Sep to 5 Oct 2018 – CRC (CR)

8 Oct to 2 Nov 2018 – HRCtee (LOI)

Mauritius

1 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

6 to 31 Aug 2018 – CERD (CR)

22 Oct to 9 Nov 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

Mexico

12 Oct 2018 – CED (CR)

12 Oct 2018 – CED (Follow up dialogue)

22 January 2019 – CERD (CR)

25 March 2019 – CAT (CR)

5 to 16 Nov 2018 – CED (CR)

22 Apr to 17 May 2019 – CAT (CR)

22 April to 10 May 2019 – CERD (CR)

Micronesia

 

 

Monaco

 

 

Mongolia

10 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

27 Aug to 21 Sep 2018 – CRPD (LOI)

12 Nov to 16 Nov 2018 CEDAW (LOI)

Montenegro

 

6 to 31 Aug 2018 – CERD (CR)

Morocco

 

 

Mozambique

10 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

04 Dec 2018 – CRC (LOI)

10 June 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

3 to 12 Sep 2018 – CMW (CR)

12 Nov to 16 Nov 2018 CEDAW (LOI)

04 Feb 2019 - 08 Feb 2019 – CRC (LOI)

01 Jul to 19 Jul 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

Myanmar

 

 

Namibia

 

 

Nauru

 

 

Nepal

1 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

22 Oct to 9 Nov 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

Netherlands

15 Oct 2018 – CAT (CR)

12 Nov to 7 Dec 2018 – CAT (CR)

New Zealand

 

 

Nicaragua

 

 

Niger

04 December 2019 – HRCtee (CR)

17 Sep to 5 Oct 2018 – CRC (CR)

24 to 27 Sep 2018 – CRPD (LOI)

04 to 29 March 2019 – HRCtee (CR)

Nigeria

 

8 Oct to 2 Nov 2018 – HRCtee (LOI)

Norway

21 Sep 2018 – CERD (LOI)

5 Nov 2018 – CERD (CR)

27 April 2020 – CEDAW (LOI)

24 to 27 Sep 2018 – CRPD (LOI)

15 Oct 2018 - 19 Oct 2018 – CESCR (LOI)

26 Nov to 14 Dec 2018 – CERD (CR)

27 to 31 July 2020 – CEDAW (LOI)

Oman

 

 

Pakistan

 

 

Palau

 

 

Panama

 

 

Papua New Guinea

 

 

Paraguay

 

 

Peru

15 Oct 2018 – CAT (CR)

5 to 16 Nov 2018 – CED (LOI)

12 Nov to 7 Dec 2018 – CAT (CR)

Philippines

 

27 Aug to 21 Sep 2018 – CRPD (CR)

12 Nov to 7 Dec 2018 – CAT (LOI)

Poland

22 April 2019 – CAT (CR)

05 May 2019 – CERD (CR)

27 Aug to 21 Sep 2018 – CRPD (CR)

08 Oct 2018 - 12 Oct 2018 – CRC (LOI)

22 Jul 2019 to 09 Aug 2019 – CAT (CR)

05 to 29 August 2019 – CERD (CR)

Portugal

10 Sep 2018 – CED (CR)

04 Dec 2018 – CRC (LOI)
09 June 2019 – CRC (CR)

5 to 16 Nov 2018 – CED (CR)

04 Feb 2019 - 08 Feb 2019 – CRC (LOI)

09 to 27 September 2019 – CRC (CR)

Qatar

21 Sep 2018 – CERD (LOI)

10 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

5 Nov 2018 – CERD (CR)

10 June 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

12 Nov to 16 Nov 2018 CEDAW (LOI)

26 Nov to 14 Dec 2018 – CERD (CR)

01 Jul to 19 Jul 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

Republic of Korea

21 Sep 2018 – CERD (LOI)

5 Nov 2018 – CERD (CR)

04 Dec 2018 – CRC (LOI)
09 June 2019 – CRC (CR)

26 Nov to 14 Dec 2018 – CERD (CR)

04 Feb 2019 - 08 Feb 2019 – CRC (LOI)

09 to 27 September 2019 – CRC (CR)

Republic of Moldova

 

 

Romania

 

 

Russian Federation

 

 

Rwanda

 

24 to 27 Sep 2018 – CRPD (LOI)

Saint Kitts and Nevis

 

 

Saint Lucia

 

 

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

 

8 Oct to 2 Nov 2018 – HRCtee (LOI)

Samoa

1 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

22 Oct to 9 Nov 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

San Marino

 

 

Sao Tome and Principe

01 January 2019 CMW (LOI)

01 to 12 April 2019 – CMW (LOI)

Saudi Arabia

 

24 to 27 Sep 2018 – CRPD (LOI)

Senegal

04 December 2019 – HRCtee (LOI)

24 to 27 Sep 2018 – CRPD (LOI)

04 to 29 March 2019 – HRCtee (LOI)

Serbia

21 Jan 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

18 Feb to 8 March 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

Seychelles

 

 

Sierra Leone

 

 

Singapore

20 Apr 2019 – CRC (CR)

08 Oct 2018 - 12 Oct 2018 – CRC (LOI)

13 May 2019 - 31 May 2019 – CRC (CR)

Slovakia

 

 

Slovenia

 

 

Solomon Islands

 

 

Somalia

 

 

South Africa

31 Aug 2018 – CESCR (CR)
25 March 2019 – CAT (CR)

24 Sep to 12 Oct 2018 – CESCR (CR)

27 Aug to 21 Sep 2018 – CRPD (CR)

12 Nov to 7 Dec 2018 – CAT (LOI)

22 Apr to 17 May 2019 – CAT (CR)

South Sudan

 

 

Spain

 

 

Sri Lanka

 

 

State of Palestine

05 May 2019 – CERD (CR)

05 to 29 August 2019 – CERD (CR)

Sudan

10 Sep 2018 – HRCtee (CR)

8 Oct to 2 Nov 2018 – HRCtee (CR)

Suriname

 

 

Swaziland

 

 

Sweden

11 December 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

27 Aug to 21 Sep 2018 – CRPD (LOI)

11 to 15 March 2019 – CEDAW (LOI)

Switzerland

23 September 2018 CESCR (CR)

22 April 2019 – CEDAW (LOI)

15 Oct 2018 - 19 Oct 2018 – CESCR (CR)

22 to 26 July 2019 – CEDAW (LOI)

Syrian Arab Republic

15 Dec 2018 – CRC (CR)

01 January 2019 CMW (LOI)

14 Jan to 1 Feb 2019 – CRC (CR)

01 to 12 April 2019 – CMW (LOI)

Tajikistan

 

1 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

01 January 2019 CMW (CR)

8 Oct to 2 Nov 2018 – HRCtee (LOI)

22 Oct to 9 Nov 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

01 to 12 April 2019 – CMW (CR)

Thailand

 

 

The FYR Macedonia

1 Oct 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

27 Aug to 21 Sep 2018 – CRPD (CR)

22 Oct to 9 Nov 2018 – CEDAW (CR)

Timor-Leste

 

 

Togo

22 April 2019 – CAT (CR)

22 Jul 2019 to 09 Aug 2019 – CAT (CR)

Tonga

20 Apr 2019 – CRC (CR)

08 Oct 2018 - 12 Oct 2018 – CRC (LOI)

13 May 2019 - 31 May 2019 – CRC (CR)

Trinidad and Tobago

 

8 Oct to 2 Nov 2018 – HRCtee (LOI)

Tunisia

22 April 2019 – CEDAW (LOI)

22 to 26 July 2019 – CEDAW (LOI)

Turkey

 

24 to 27 Sep 2018 – CRPD (LOI)

12 Nov to 7 Dec 2018 – CAT (LOI)

Turkmenistan

31 Aug 2018 – CESCR (CR)

24 Sep to 12 Oct 2018 – CESCR (CR)

Tuvalu

 

 

Uganda

 

 

Ukraine

11 August 2019 – CEDAW (LOI)

15 Oct 2018 - 19 Oct 2018 – CESCR (LOI)

11 to 15 November 2019 – CEDAW (LOI)

United Arab Emirates

 

 

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

21 Jan 2019 – CEDAW (CR)
25 March 2019 – CAT (CR)

18 Feb to 8 March 2019 – CEDAW (CR)

22 Apr to 17 May 2019 – CAT (CR)

United Republic of Tanzania

 

 

United States of America

04 December 2019 – HRCtee (LOI)

04 to 29 March 2019 – HRCtee (LOI)

Uruguay

11 December 2018 – CEDAW (LOI)

11 to 15 March 2019 – CEDAW (LOI)

Uzbekistan

 

 

Vanuatu

 

24 to 27 Sep 2018 – CRPD (LOI)

Venezuela

 

3 to 12 Sep 2018 – CMW (LOI)

Viet Nam

15 Oct 2018 – CAT (CR)

04 December 2019 – HRCtee (CR)

12 Nov to 7 Dec 2018 – CAT (CR)

04 to 29 March 2019 – HRCtee (CR)

Yemen

 

 

Zambia

22 January 2019 – CERD (CR)

22 April to 10 May 2019 – CERD (CR)

Zimbabwe