The UN Committee of Independent Experts monitoring and assessing investigations into serious violations of International Humanitarian and Human Rights Laws during the Gaza conflict (December 2008 to January 2009) will be presenting its report to the UN Human Rights Council on investigations undertaken by Israel and the Palestinian side. The Committee assess undertaken investigations for compliance with international standards of independence, impartiality, effectiveness, thoroughness and promptness.

Christian Tomuschat, Professor Emeritus at Humboldt University Berlin and Chair of the Committee