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COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE

Elections

The Committee against Torture is composed of 10 independent experts who are persons of high moral character and recognized competence in the field of human rights.

Members are elected for a term of four years by States parties in accordance with article 17 of the Convention against Torture. Members serve in their personal capacity and may be re-elected if renominated. 

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STATES PARTIES MEETINGS

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