Keywords: SPT In-Country Visits
NPM Law N°6 of 22 February 2017 (Spanish version)
Panama ratified the OPCAT in 2011. It designated its Ombuds Institution as NPM in 2017 through a specific legislation. The NPM is not operational yet.
The SPT will carry out a visit to Panama in August 2017.
The SPT member Lorena González Pinto is the SPT Focal Point for Panama.