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Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

fourth report of Canada covering the period April 1996 to April 2000.

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Published by Canadian Heritage in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

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  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (1984),
    • Torture -- Canada -- Prevention.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesCanada"s fourth report on the United Nations" Convention against Torture and 0ther Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment.
      ContributionsCanada. Canadian Heritage., Canada. Human Rights Directorate.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsK5304 .C66 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination108 p. ;
      Number of Pages108
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3356232M
      ISBN 100662327128
      LC Control Number2004396221
      OCLC/WorldCa52068055

      Appendices: United Nations convention against torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, United Nations declaration of the protection of all persons from being subjected to torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, inter-American convention to prevent and punish torture.   See S. Exec. Rep. No. , at 6, 13; see also J. Herman Burgers & Hans Danelius, The United Nations Convention Against Torture: A Handbook on the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment 80 () (“CAT Handbook”) (noting that Article 16 implies “that torture is the gravest form of [cruel.

      In this respect, the present report provides the UN Committee against Torture (the Committee) with a legal and practical overview of women’s and children’s rights in Kenya in the context of the implementation of the UN Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (the Convention). An Alternative Asylum Mechanism: The Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Chapter: (p) 3 An Alternative Asylum Mechanism: The Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Source: Complementary Protection in International Refugee Law Author(s).

        " 37 Burgers and Danelius, The United Nations Convention against Torture: A Handbook on the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment () at " 38 See analysis by Dewulf, supra n 31 at – by: 1. Alternative Preliminary Draft Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, Submitted by the Delegation of Mexico with the Support of the Latin American Group (GRULAC) at the Ninth Session of the Working Group in (Mexican Draft) PreambleAuthor: Manfred Nowak.


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Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Download PDF EPUB FB2

Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Adopted and opened for signature, ratification and accession by General Assembly resolution 39/46 of 10 December entry into force 26 Junein accordance with article 27 (1) The States Parties to this Convention.

The Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (the “Torture Convention”) was adopted by the General Assembly of the United Nations on 10 December (resolution 39/46). The Convention entered into force on 26 June after it had been ratified by 20 States.

Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment: Publisher: UN General Assembly: Publication Date: 10 December rows  The Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment Type: Human rights convention.

Abstract. On 26 JuneThe United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment entered into force. 1 The Convention has been ratified at the time of writing by twenty States including by: The Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste acceded to the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT) in UN Treaties Website, Status of ratification of the.

Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (accessed Jan. 6, ), available at. The Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT) was adopted by the UN General Assembly in and entered into force in The Convention was established “to make more effective the struggle against torture and other cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment throughout the world.”.

2 UN Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Contents List of Abbreviations 3 Ministerial Foreword 5 Introduction 7 Domestic Legal Framework 8 Access to justice 14 Violence against women and girls 20 Human trafficking 29 Education and training 35 Custody and detention 40 Mental health The Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (the “Torture Convention”) was adopted by the General Assembly of the United Nations on 10 December (resolution 39/46).

The Convention entered into force on 26 June after it had been ratified by 20 Size: 24KB. Although Kenya ratified The United Nation Convention against Torture and other cruel Inhuman and degrading Treatment or Punishment there are instances when torture has been applied.

The culture of torture was well engraved in the society that it was normal for the police to adopt the. Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment evaluated the Chinese authorities’ adherence to the Convention against Torture, which the PRC ratified in Submissions to the committee by Amnesty International, the Conscience Foundation, Chinese Human Rights Defenders, and Interfaith International cited.

COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE Monitoring the prevention of torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment. The Committee Against Torture (CAT) is the body of 10 independent experts that monitors implementation of the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment by its State parties.

All States parties. Other offences related to torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment proposed in the Billn include the offences of aiding and abetting, knowingly using information obtained by or through torture and the publication of information relating to a witness declared by the court to be vulnerable.

UN Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment June 1, J staff Commentary, Treaty Review United Nations Convention against Torture (hereinafter referred to as the Convention) came into force on J whereby the purpose was to effectively counter torture throughout the world.

The Moral Justifiability of Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment Article (PDF Available) in The International journal of applied philosophy 19(2) January with. Includes text of the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishement.

Description: 56, 60 pages ; 28 cm: Other Titles: Mise hors la loi d'une abomination séculaire, la torture: Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment.

Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (). UN convention against torture and other cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment.

Lahore: Human Rights Commission of Pakistan, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Human Rights Commission of Pakistan.

Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment. SPECIAL FEATURE, HUMAN RIGHTS, UNITED NATIONS, 10 Jun UN High Commissioner for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service. The United Nations Convention Against Torture: A Handbook on the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, Or Degrading Treatment Or Punishment Volume 9 of International Studies in Human Rights: Author: J.

Hermann Burgers: Editor: Hans Danelius: Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, ISBN:Length Reviews: 1. Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment2 (hereafter: “the Convention”) is the only legally binding con-vention at the international level concerned exclusively with the eradication of torture.3 The main objective of the Convention is to lay down obligations on States.

The Committee Against Torture was established to ensure that the Convention Against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment is observed and implemented. The publication reports on the selected decisions of the Committee during its eleventh to thirty-eighth sessions (November May ).First published: 19 Jan, Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment and its Optional Protocol Introduction The General Assembly of the United Nations adopted the Conven-tion against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treat-ment or Punishment on 10 December The Principle of Non-Refoulement Under the Echr and the Un Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (International Studies in Human Rights) [Hamdan, Eman] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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