Sessions of the GANHRI Sub-Committee on Accreditation (SCA) for 2020


GANHRI Sub-Committee on Accreditation
2020 Sessions in Geneva, Switzerland

SCA Session 16- 20 March 2020* 

 Cape Verde, Djibouti, Estonia

Re-accreditation: Albania, Chile, Ethiopia, Latvia, Mongolia, Netherlands, Serbia, Slovenia, Thailand

The NHRIs’ deadline for submission of their documentation is  15 October 2019

SCA Session 12- 16 October 2020* 

 Romania, Sudan

Re-accreditation: Germany, Great Britain, Iraq, Ireland, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mauritius, Morocco, Palestine, Qatar, Scotland 

The NHRIs’ deadline for submission of their documentation is  1 June 2020

* The dates are tentative, pending confirmation

For the attention of NGOs/CSOs
The Sub Committee on Accreditation (SCA) welcomes reports from reliable local and international non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and civil society organisations (CSOs) with regard to the functioning of NHRIs under review and/or with regard to any developments which may initiate a special review by the SCA. 
Reports received from NGOs and CSOs are shared with the concerned NHRIs for their information and comments prior to the SCA’s session.

The deadline for submission of reports by NGOs/CSOs for SCA Session 16- 20 March 2020 is 15 October 2019 and for SCA Session 12-16 October 2020 is 1 June 2020


All Submissions should be sent to:
National Institutions and Regional Mechanisms Section, OHCHR, CH-1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland, and by email to,, and