Election of members for UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

Date: 9th December 2020
Category: Reporting to and monitoring the UNCRC


Elections of half of the members of the UN Committee have taken place. Among fourteen candidates, States have voted for nine newly elected and re-elected members.

The new membership of the Committee will now consist of nine women and nine men, who come from the following regions: three from Latin America and the Caribbean; seven from Africa; three from Asia-Pacific; two from Eastern Europe and three from Western Europe and other States.

  • Find out more about these elections here.