Bosnia and Herzegovina made a declaration under Article 24 (OPCAT) postponing the designation of the National Preventive Mechanism for 3 years
Bosnia and Herzegovina has ratified the OPCAT in October 2008. They made a declaration under Article 24 of the OPCAT in April 2011, postponing the designation of their National Preventive Mechanism for three years.
Consultations on the structure of the NPM have been ongoing since 2009.
The SPT member Zdenka Perovic is the SPT Focal Point for Bosnia and Herzegovina.