Lebanon

News on Prevention

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Lebanon’s political developments bring new hope for the National Preventive Mechanism
November 2, 2016
Preventing torture in the context of democratic transitions
June 21, 2012

Resources

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For a torture-free future: APT's MENA programme (2012)
January 15, 2018
OPCAT Global Forum 2011
November 23, 2012
No one knows about us
October 25, 2012

OPCAT Status

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OPCAT Ratification : December 22, 2008
UNCAT Ratification : October 5, 2000
SPT Member : Ms. Suzanne Jabbour (Vice-Chairperson)
NPM Designated :

National Commission for Human Rights

NPM Type :

National Human Rights Commission

NPM Legal Framework :

NHRI-NPM Law No.62 of 27 October 2016, published in the Official Journal No.52 on 3 November 2016

Information

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Torture Laws compilation