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Momentum for torture prevention in ASEAN region
May 29, 2017
Torture prevention in focus for Asia Pacific NHRIs
September 7, 2015

Resources

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The Torture Prevention Ambassadors' Good Practice Report
November 29, 2016
Statement UPR Philippines (2012)
April 11, 2014

OPCAT Status

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OPCAT Ratification : April 17, 2012
OPCAT Ratification comment :

Ratification with a declaration under Article 24 (Part III related to the SPT's mandate)

UNCAT Ratification : June 18, 1986
SPT Member : Ms June Caridad Pagaduan Lopez (2013-2016; 2017-2020)
NPM Designated :

Under Consideration

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Population : 99 900 177
Area (sq km) : 300 000
Number of prisons : 1139
Prison population : 102 267
Torture Laws compilation
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