SERVAS and UN

Human Rights Council

Headquarter of the Human Rights Council in Geneva

It is the idea of peace that Servas has in common with the Human Rights Council of the UN. Since 1973, Servas has a status as observer at the UN. There are teams of Servas members in New York, Vienna and Geneva who follow the negotiations in various commissions.
The Human Rights Council has its meetings in Geneva. In this body, NGO's who are approved by the ECOSOC (Economic and Social Council) can actively express themselves orally or in writing regarding issues of the order of the day.

The Servas team in Geneva is currently formed by Catherine Burer Lehmann, Switzerland, Vreny Boesch, Switzerland, Magnus Adams, Germany, Lorette Dubout and Daniela Doenges, France and Danielle Serres, France and SI Peace Secretary . They are officially accredited as delegates of Servas International (SI). To be a delegate of SI in the Human Rights Council means:

 

Human Rights Council

Headquarter of the Human Rights Council in Geneva

It is the idea of peace that Servas has in common with the Human Rights Council of the UN. Since 1973, Servas has a status as observer at the UN. There are teams of Servas members in New York, Vienna and Geneva who follow the negotiations in various commissions.
The Human Rights Council has its meetings in Geneva. In this body, NGO's who are approved by the ECOSOC (Economic and Social Council) can actively express themselves orally or in writing regarding issues of the order of the day.

The Servas team in Geneva is currently formed by Catherine Burer Lehmann, Switzerland, Vreny Boesch, Switzerland, Magnus Adams, Germany, Lorette Dubout and Daniela Doenges, France and Danielle Serres, France and SI Peace Secretary . They are officially accredited as delegates of Servas International (SI). To be a delegate of SI in the Human Rights Council means:

 


At the end of the year, SI expects a report.


Servas members who would like to attend a UN session are expected to contact




write to Danielle at

peacesecretary@servas.org

Reports of Meetings


more information at Wikipedia or UN Human rights council