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    ORG/1421
                                                                                                                            3 August 2004

    Tentative Schedule of Meetings of United Nations Bodies in August 2004

    NEW YORK, 2 August (UN Headquarters) -- The following is a tentative list of United Nations meetings scheduled to be held in August, including major meetings of intergovernmental organizations related to the United Nations:

    Meetings continued from previous month:

    5 July-6 August

    International Law Commission, fifty-sixth session, Geneva

    26 July-13 August

    Commission on Human Rights, Subcommission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights, fifty-sixth session, Geneva

    26 July-10 September

    Conference on Disarmament, third part, Geneva

    Meetings beginning in August:

    2-6 August

    Assembly of States Parties to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, Budget and Finance Committee, The Hague

    2-20 August

    Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, sixty-fifth session, Geneva

    5 August

    Thirteenth Meeting of States Parties to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, New York

    16-20 August

    Commission on Human Rights, Working Group on Enforced and Involuntary Disappearances, seventy-third session, Geneva

    16-27 August

    Commission on Human Rights, Subcommission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights, Working Group on Communications, Geneva

    23-August-3 September

    Ad Hoc Committee to elaborate a convention on the rights of persons with disabilities, New York

    30 August-3 September              

    Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf, New York

    30 August-3 September

    United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), Working Group on Procurement, Vienna

    30 August-10 September

    Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization, Working Group B and informal/expert meetings, Vienna

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