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Niger : « Sous prétexte de combattre le trafic des migrants, la loi favorise les réseaux criminels autour de la migration »

Niger : « Sous prétexte de combattre le trafic des migrants, la loi favorise les réseaux criminels autour de la migration »

Le Comité contre la Torture des Nations Unies (CAT) examinera le Niger les 26 et 27 novembre 2019. Pour mieux comprendre les enjeux autour de la question de la

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City of Agadez, Niger © Erwan Rogard

Niger: “The law aims to combat migrant trafficking, yet it actually benefits criminal gangs who exploit migrants”

The United Nations Committee Against Torture (CAT) will examine Niger on 26 and 27 November 2019. To better understand the challenges related to the issue of torture along the

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Committee Against Torture’s inquiry highlights systematic torture in Egypt: Interview with local human rights defender Mohamed Lofty

In accordance with Article 20 of the United Nations Convention, the UN Committee Against Torture (UNCAT) can initiate a confidential inquiry if it receives “reliable information which appears to

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Human rights defenders are the heroes of human rights and of the CAT

OMCT’s partners and SOS-Torture network members join the international community in celebrating the contribution of human rights defenders to the fight against torture and advancement of humanity on the

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OMCT E-bulletin – 53rd session of the Committee Against Torture

OMCT E-bulletin – 53rd session of the Committee Against Torture

To discover what the Committee has recommended to the States reviewed and find useful information for the next session in April 2015 read the latest OMCT E-bulletin! E-bulletin is the

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Contribution pour l’adoption de la LOIPR du Togo par le Comité contre la torture

Durant sa 53ème session, le Comité contre la torture adoptera la Liste des Points à traiter précédant la rédaction du rapport périodique du Togo. A cette occasion, l’OMCT, le Collectif

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OMCT E-bulletin – 52nd session of the Committee Against Torture

To discover what the Committee has recommended to the States reviewed and find useful information for the next session in November 2014 read the latest OMCT E-bulletin! E-bulletin is the

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