In Geneva, it is now:
The 57th meeting of the Standing Committee is scheduled to be
held in Geneva,
Switzerland, from 14 to 18 July 2008 at the following address:
de Conférences de Genève (CICG)
17, rue de Varembé
Parties that are members of the Standing Committee are convened
to attend its
57th meeting. Other Parties are invited to participate as observers.
The deadline for registration is 30 June 2008.
Any person or body wishing to participate in a meeting of the
Committee as an observer must submit the Registration form to
the Secretariat at least 30 days before the meeting, that is by
14 June 2008.
Participants with access to the Internet are encouraged to use
the online registration
Documents of the meeting
are being placed on this site as they become available.
In accordance with Rules 7 and 8 of the Rules of Procedure of
the Standing Committee, all participants will be required to present
official credentials, which may be submitted to the Secretariat
in advance or on the first day of attendance at the meeting.
The Secretariat will make the hotel bookings for representatives
of Parties that are members of the Standing Committee and who
are sponsored by the Secretariat. A list of hotels in Geneva is
Printed copies of all documents available were sent to members
and alternate members of the Standing Committee and other pre-registered
representative of a Party who requested them. However, in order
to avoid additional printing costs, the Secretariat will not distribute
sets of documents at the meeting.