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Membership of the Committee

Over the years, the membership of the Committee has continued to grow. Currently, the Committee is composed of the following 118 Member States.

The Committee is an open-ended body and any Member State, not yet Member of the Committee, can request membership by applying through the Secretariat.

Alphabetical list of Member States

The links below point to the Permanent Missions' websites.


League of Arab states participated in the 38th session as an observer, as did the Holy See, the State of Palestine, the European Union, the International Organization of la Francophonie and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.

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