Call for Applications: Election to the United Nations Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Global Affairs Canada, in collaboration with Employment and Social Development Canada, is launching a Call for Applications for a Canadian candidate for election to the United Nations Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. This UN Committee monitors the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Important information on the position and background on the CRPD Committee is included in the documents linked at the end of this post. You will also find information on how to apply, including knowledge and experience criteria.
Questions, requests for alternate formats, and completed applications should be sent to Global Affairs Canada at: HRnominations-nominationsDH@international.gc.ca .
Please note that the deadline to apply is 30 May 2021 at 23:59, Pacific Time.
Download the calls for expressions of interest in English and French below: