Mongolia - OPCAT Situation

Opcat status

OPCAT Ratification February 12, 2015
UNCAT Ratification January 24, 2002
NPM Designated

Under consideration

Mongolia ratified the OPCAT in February 2015. Discussions are ongoing in the country regarding the designation of the National Human Rights Commission as the National Preventive Mechanism.

The SPT conducted its first country visit to Mongolia from 11-20 September 2017. The SPT urged Mongolia to establish the NPM as soon as possible. The SPT report of the visit is confidential.

SPT member Arman Danielyan is the SPT Focal Point for Mongolia.