2017 Executive Committee session

68th session of the Executive Committee of the High Commissioner’s Programme (2-6 October 2017)


The webcast of the High Commissioner’s opening statement, special segment, general debate and international protection agenda item will become available as of Monday, 2 October 2017.

For French language documentation, please click here.

Documents are also available on the United Nations Official Documents System (ODS) in the six required languages.

The Nansen Refugee Award ceremony will take place on Monday, 2 October in Geneva. For more information on the ceremony and the 2017 winners, please visit www.unhcr.org/nansen.

List of participants (as of 28 September 2017)

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Preliminary estimated schedule

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Information note for delegations

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Organizational note

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1. Opening of the session, adoption of the agenda and other organizational matters

2. Statement by the High Commissioner

3. Special segment on the comprehensive refugee response framework

8. Review of the annual consultations with non-governmental organizations

9. Other statements

10. Meetings of the Standing Committee in 2018

11. Consideration of the provisional agenda of the sixty-ninth session of the Executive Committee

12. Election of officers

13. Any other business

14. Adoption of the report of the sixty-eighth session of the Executive Committee

15. Closing of the session


ExCom documentation (1990-2016)

Consult the online collection of ExCom documents from 41st to 67th session. View all documents (All sessions) or select by session.

67th Session – 2016