The Secretariat of the Human Rights Council is currently accepting applications for the Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights [HRC res. 28/9]. The deadline for applications or nominations for the post of UN Special Rapporteur is June 18th at noon GMT.Any UN Member State, international organisation , NGO or individual is allowed to nominate an expert, individuals themselves can also apply for the post of UN Special Rapporteur in the field of Cultural Rights .
Member organisations of the Arts Rights Justice working group have produced a checklist in order to give additional guidance to applicants and those who want to propose a candidate. You can find this checklist on this page. This appointment will be approved by the Human Rights Council on the last day of the Council’s 30th session (scheduled to take place from 14 September to 2 October 2015).
Read the general information about the application and selection process here.
Click here to apply online.