Ghana - OPCAT Situation

Opcat status

OPCAT Ratification September 23, 2016
UNCAT Ratification September 7, 2000
NPM Designated

Under consideration

The ratification of the OPCAT was approved by Parliament in June 2016, following recommendation by Cabinet. Ghana deposited the instrument of ratification of the OPCAT to the United Nations in New York on 23 September 2016.

The SPT member Satyabhooshun Gupt Domah is the SPT focal point for Ghana.