Eric Tistounet

Eric Tistounet

Visiting Research Fellow

Areas of expertise

International Human Rights Law  /  Multilateral Diplomacy  /  United Nations  /  Universal Periodic Review  /  Special Procedures  /  Intergovernmental Mechanisms  /  Human Rights Council

Eric Tistounet is a Visiting Research Fellow at the Geneva Academy.

He is also Chief of the Human Rights Council Branch of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.

Since joining the United Nations in 1987, Mr Tistounet served inter alia as secretary of various treaty bodies, external relations officer, Chief of Cabinet of the High Commissioner and Secretary of the Commission on Human Rights.