Call for Applications: 45th UPR Info Pre-sessions

Deadline: 29 September 2023

UPR Info is organizing Pre-sessions in advance of the 45th UPR Working Group. The Pre-sessions will take place from 28 November to 1 December 2023 in person, in Geneva. These Pre-sessions will include discussions on the situation of human rights in the following countries: BelizeCentral African RepublicRepublic of ChadPeople’s Republic of China,Republic of the CongoHashemite Kingdom of JordanMalaysiaMaltaRepublic of MauritiusMexicoPrincipality of MonacoFederal Republic of NigeriaKingdom of Saudi ArabiaRepublic of Senegal.

The call for applications is now open. Civil society organisations (CSOs) and National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) representatives are invited to fill out the application form.

Thanks to the generous support of our donors, UPR Info will offer a travel grant to some successful applicants. Civil society organisations (CSOs) from the following countries can apply for a grant: Republic of Senegal, Central African Republic, Republic of Chad, Republic of the Congo, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Belize. The grant includes accommodation, airfare and per diems for up to 6 days in Geneva. To apply for the grant, please fill out one of the following forms: Republic of SenegalCentral African RepublicRepublic of ChadRepublic of the CongoFederal Republic of NigeriaBelize. Due to limited financial resources, not all applicants who apply for a grant can be selected to receive this grant. For organisations that do not require a grant, please apply via the normal link.

More information is provided in the concept note published on our website. The Pre-sessions team remains available to answer any questions you may have via email at