Niger - OPCAT Situation

Opcat status

OPCAT Ratification November 7, 2014
UNCAT Ratification October 5, 1998

Niger ratified the OPCAT on 7 November 2014.

The SPT visited Niger from 29 January to 4 February 2017. The report has not been made public yet.

The SPT member Gnambi Garba Kodjo is the SPT focal point for Niger.

  • Information

    Population 18 045 729
    Area (sq km) 1 267 000
    Number of prisons 38
    Prison population 7 116