UN Working Group on mercenaries hosts panel discussions on Private Military Security Companies (PMSCs): Regulations & National Experience (1 Dec, Geneva)

The United Nations Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the rights of peoples to self-determination invites you to an expert panel on the issue of private military and security companies on 1 December 2015 from 10:00 to 13:00 in Room IX, Palais des Nations, Geneva.  You can access an agenda and concept note of the panel event for your information via the link below. Interpretation will be available in English and Spanish.

Kindly confirm attendance by email to [email protected], by Friday, 27 November 2015.  

Should you have any questions about this event, please contact:

Ms. Alisa Clarke (phone: +41 22 917 9633; email: [email protected]) or

Ms. Jolene Tautakitaki (phone: +41 22 917 9363; email: [email protected]) at the Special Procedures Branch of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Geneva, Switzerland.