General allegations

The Working Group regularly transmits to States a summary of allegations received or gathered from States, reliable sources, such as relatives of disappeared persons, or credible non-governmental organizations with regard to obstacles encountered in the implementation of the Declaration in any State, and requests the State to comment thereon if it so wishes.

General allegations are reflected in the post-sessional documents of the Working Group.

121st session (11-15 May 2020)
Algeria
Iraq
Saudi Arabia

120th session (10–14 February 2020)
Morocco
Nigeria

119th session (16–20 September 2019)
Brazil
China
Democratic Republic of the Congo

118th session (13–22 May 2019)
Bangladesh
United States of America

117th session (11–15 February 2019)
India
Pakistan
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

116th session (10–14 September 2018)
Bahrain
Libya
Turkmenistan

115th session (23 April–2 May 2018)
China
Thailand

114th session (5–9 February 2018)
Algeria
Burundi
Russian Federation
Uruguay

113th session (11 – 15 September 2017)
Colombia
Egypt
Mexico
Pakistan

112th session (8-17 May 2017)
Kenya
Mexico
Mexico
Myanmar

111th session (6-10 February 2017)
Bangladesh
Eritrea
Indonesia
Iran (Islamic Republic of)

109th session (9 – 18 May 2016)
Cameroon
Egypt

106th session (6 – 15 May 2015)
El Salvador

105th session (2 – 6 March 2015)
Colombia
Democratic Republic of the Congo
El Salvador
Pakistan

104th session (15–19 September 2014)
Bahrain
Kenya
Paraguay

103rd session (7–16 May 2014) 
Libya
Mexico

102nd session (3–7 February 2014)
Sri Lanka

101st session (4–13 November 2013)
Colombia
Guatemala
Indonesia
Mexico
Morocco

99th session (11-15 March 2013)
India


Mandate
Thematic issues

Standards and public policies for an effective investigation of enforced disappearances (A/HRC/45/13/Add.3)

- Enforced Disappearances in the context of migration of WGEID study on enforced disappearances in the context of migration
E | F | S

- Enforced disappearances and economic, social and cultural rights
Unofficial translations of WGEID study on enforced disappearances and economic, social and cultural rights
AF | S

- Reparations and enforced disappearances (A/HRC/22/45, paras. 46-68)

How to report a case of disappearance

How to use the WGEID (PDF)

Form to submit a communication on a victim of an enforced disappearance
E | F | S (Word)

Flyer on WGEID’s procedures (PDF)

How to submit cases (video)

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