Development and human rights for all

The Conference of the States parties

The first session of the Conference of the States parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities will take place in New York on 31 October and 3 November 2008. The Conference will elect twelve members of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on 3 November 2008.

  Official Documents:

• CRPD/CSP/2008/1: Note by the Secretary General (containing the nominations for the election of 12 members of the Committee) 

• CRPD/CSP/2008/1/Add.1: Note by the Secretary General (Addendum containing five nominations received after 3  September 2008)   

• CRPD/CSP/2008/2: Provisional agenda 

 CRPD/CSP/2008/3: Rules of Procedure

 Information :

 • Information for representatives of accredited non-governmental organizations [English] [French] [Spanish]