Tuesday, May 4, 2021
The following UN Human Rights Mechanisms have issued calls for inputs with deadlines in May 2021 and law professors whose research and scholarship touches on these topics may be interested in submission:
Special Rapporteur on the sale of children – Call for inputs on the gender dimensions of the sale and sexual exploitation of children and the importance of integrating a human rights-based and a non-binary approach to combating and eradicating sale and sexual exploitation of children. Deadline May 10, 2021. Read more.
Independent Expert on the effects of foreign debt – Call for inputs on international debt architecture and human rights. Deadline May 15, 2021. Read more.
Special Rapporteur on torture – Call for inputs to the Special Rapporteur’s report on “Accountability for Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment”. Deadline May 15, 2021. Read more.
Special Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers – Call for inputs on gender equality in the judiciary. Deadline May 28, 2021. Read more.
Office of the High Commissioner on Human Rights – Call for inputs for a thematic report on “the right to privacy in the digital age”. Deadline May 28, 2021. Read more.
This information was compiled by Khala Turner, rising 3L at St. Louis University School of Law, from https://ohchr.org/EN/Pages/calls-for-input.aspx.