Romania at the United Nations

Romania in the UN institutions

Romania in the United Nations bodies and specialized agencies

Romania holds the following positions in the UN and related bodies:
 

  • Council of the International Telecommunication Union / ITU (2014-2018);
  • Governing Body of the International Labour Organization / ILO (2014-2017);
  • Board of the International Training Center of the ILO (substitute member, 2014-2017);
  • Committee on Freedom of Association of the ILO (deputy member, 2014-2017);
  • Bureau of the Inland Transport Committee of UNECE (March 2014 - March 2016);
  • Council of Administration of the Universal Postal Union / UPU (2013 - 2016);
  • Advisory Body of the Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage (2013-2017);
  • Council of the International Bureau of Education / IBE UNESCO (2015-2018);
  • Intergovernmental Committee for Promoting the Return of Cultural Property to its Countries of Origin or its Restitution in Case of Illicit Appropriation / ICPRCP UNESCO (2015-2018);
  • UN Commission on Social Development / CSD (2013 – 2017, chair 2015-2016);
  • UN Commission on Population and Development / CPD (2013 – 2017, vice-chair 2017);
  • Governing Council of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme/ UN-Habitat (2014 - 2016);
  • Industrial Development Board of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization / IDB UNIDO (2014 - 2017);
  • Standing Committee of the Regional Committee of the World Health Organization / SCRC WHO (September 2014 - September 2017);
  • UN Statistical Commission (2016-2019);
  • Coordination Committee of the 10-year framework of programmes for sustainable consumption and production patterns/10YFP (2015 – 2017);
  • UN Commission on International Trade Law (June 2016-2022).

 

Romanian experts elected as members in the UN and related bodies:

  • Governing Council of the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law / UNIDROIT (2014-2018);
  • Advisory Committee of the Human Rights Council (1 October 2014 - 30 September 2017);
  • United Nations Dispute Tribunal / UNDT – ad-litem judge (2012 - December 2016);
  • Joint Inspection Unit of the United Nations / JIU (2016-2020).

February 2016