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Open letter by Special Procedures mandate-holders of the United Nations Human Rights Council to the President of the United States of America 11/26/2014
  • Statements/Messages
  • United States of America
  • WG on Disappearances
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
End of visit statement of the Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, Christof Heyns, and the Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment or punishment, Juan Mendez The Gambia: UN team prevented from completing torture and killing investigations 11/7/2014
  • Statements/Messages
  • Gambia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Open letter by Special Procedures mandate-holders of the United Nations Human Rights Council to the Government and the Congress of the Republic of Colombia 9/29/2014
  • Statements/Messages
  • Colombia
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Mercenaries
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Violence against women
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Women
E F S R C A
Conclusiones Preliminares Visita a México del Relator Especial de Naciones Unidas sobre la tortura y otros tratos crueles, inhumanos o degradantes, Juan E. Méndez Abril 21 – Mayo 2 2014 5/2/2014
  • Statements/Messages
  • Mexico
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Mr. Juan Mendez, Special Rapporteur on Torture, addressed the Human Rights Council on 10 March 2014 and outlined his thematic report on the "use of torture-tainted evidence and the exclusionary rule 3/10/2014
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Ghana’s criminal justice and mental health practices need critical attention to be more humane 11/15/2013
  • Statements/Messages
  • Ghana
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Mr. Juan Mendez, Special Rapporteur on Torture, addressed the UN General Assembly on 22 October 2013 and outlined his thematic report on the "Revision of the Standard Minimum Rules for the treatment of Prisoners 10/22/2013
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Statement of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on torture at the Expert Meeting on the situation of detainees held at the U.S. Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay 10/3/2013
  • Statements/Messages
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
IACHR, UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention, UN Rapporteur on Torture, UN Rapporteur on Human Rights and Counter-Terrorism, and UN Rapporteur on Health reiterate need to end the indefinite detention of individuals at Guatánamo Naval Base in light of current human rights crisis 5/1/2013
  • Statements/Messages
  • United States of America
  • Independent expert on the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Health
E F S R C A
Uruguay avanza en la lucha contra la tortura y los tratos crueles, pero aún falta mucho por hacer 12/7/2012
  • Statements/Messages
  • Uruguay
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
       
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