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Coordinating Committee

Purpose and Mandate

  1. To coordinate the work flowing from and related to formal and informal meetings of the States Parties. To fulfil responsibilities related to the Implementation Support Unit accountability as agreed to at the Tenth Meeting of the States Parties; the Committee does not have substantive decision-making capacity.

Membership

  1. It is composed of the President, President-Designate during the year prior to her/his presidency, as well as members of the Committee on Article 5 Implementation, Committee on Cooperative Compliance, Committee on Victim Assistance, and Committee on the Enhancement of Cooperation and Assistance. (See this year's Committees membership below and their purpose, mandate and working methods in the menu at left.)

    The Sponsorship Coordinator participates in the work of the Committee as Observer. 

Working Methods

  1. In keeping with past practice, the United Nations, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), ICBL, and Geneva Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD) are invited as Observers. The Committee strives to reach general agreement in all aspects of its work.

 Canada
2019-2020 (Chair) 
 Austria      
2019-2020      
  Norway    
2020-2021     
 Zambia   
2020-2021

  Sudan
2020 (Chair) 
 Iraq   
2019-2020 
 Switzerland
 2020-2021      
  Poland
2020-2021   
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2020-2021 

 Italy (Chair)
2019-2020
 Chile 
 2019-2020  
 Sweden
2020-2021
 Thailand
2020-2021

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  2019-2020
 Turkey
2019-2020        
 Colombia
 2020-2021        
 Germany
        2020-2021