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Jamaica's Representation on UN Bodies

Jamaica has had the opportunity of offering valuable service on a number of organs, organizations and bodies as listed below:

ECOSOC, Its Functional and Related Bodies

  1. Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC): 1995-1997; 1990-1992; 1986-1988; 1974-1979; 1969-1971
  2. Commission for Social Development (CSocD): 1997-2000; 1971-1974; 2001-2004; Feb 2007-Feb 2011
  3. Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ): 1997-1999; 2000-2002; 2007-2009
  4. Commission on Human Rights: 1965-1970
  5. Commission on Human Settlements: 1997-2000; 1991-1985; 1978-1983; 2001-2004
  6. Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND): 1996-1999; 1992-1995; 1967-1977; 2006-2009(re-elected)
  7. Commission on Population and Development (CPD): 1994-2001; 1967-1971; April 2007-April 2010
  8. Commission on Science and Technology for Development (CSTD): 1998-2003;1992-1993; 2005-2008
  9. Commission on the Status of Women: 1990-1993
  10. Statistical Commission: 1997-2000; 1992-1995; 1978-1981; 2001-2004; 2006-2009
  11. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC): indefinite

General Assembly Bodies, Expert and Treaty Bodies

  1. Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf: 1997-2001
  2. Committee on Conferences: 1996-1998; 1992-1994; 1989-1991; 1999-2001
  3. Committee on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (CESCR): 1993-2000; 2001-2004
  4. Committee on Information: 
  5. Human Rights Committee: 1993-1996
  6. International Research and Training Institute for the
    Advancement of Women (INSTRAW) Board of Trustees: 1997-2000
  7. Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations:
  8. United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Governing Council: 1998-2001; 1973-1979; 1982-88
  9. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources for Development (Subgroup on Energy): 1999-2002
  10. Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW): 2005-2008
  11. International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY): 17 Nov 2005-16 Nov 2009(re-elected)
  12. Independent Audit Advisory Committee: 2008-2010
  13. Committee for Programme and Co-ordination: 2008-2010 (re-elected)
  14. International Law Commission (ILC): 2007-2011

Other

  1. United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Executive Board: 1994-1999
  2. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Executive Board: 1998-2000: 2006-2008
  3. United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Executive Board: 2006-2008
  4. Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Council: 1977-1980
  5. International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Council: 1977-1986
  6. International Labour Organisation (ILO) Governing Body: 1984-1987; 1972-1975
  7. Internatonal Maritime Organisation (IMO) Council: 1980-1983; Nov 2007-Nov 2009
  8. International Seabed Authority (Finance Committee): 2007-2011 (Council): 2005-2008
  9. International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Council: 1989-1994
  10. Universal Postal Union (UPU) Council for Administration: 1974-1979
  11. World Health Organization (WHO) Executive Board: 1992-1995; 1979-1982
  12. World Tourism Organization Executive Council
  13. UN Peacebuilding Commission (PBC): 2008-2009
  14. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
    Executive Board: 1970-1976; 1980-1985; 1991-1995; Oct 2007-Oct 2009
    Legal Committee: Oct 2007-Oct 2011
    Intergovernmental Council of the International Programme for the Development of Communication (IPDC): Oct 2007-Oct 2011
    Intergovernmental Committee for Physical Education and Sport (CIGEPS): Oct 2005-Oct 2009
    Intergovernmental Council of the Information for all Programme (IFAP): Oct 2005-Oct 2009
    Intergovernmental Bioethics Committee (IGBC): Oct 2007-Oct 2011
    Institute for Higher Education in Latin America and the Caribbean (IESALC): Oct 2005-Oct 2009