Chad - OPCAT Situation

Opcat status

OPCAT Signature September 26, 2012
UNCAT Ratification June 9, 1995

Chad signed the OPCAT during the 2012 UN Treaty Event in New York. It represented the first step towards the ratification of the instrument and implementation of its commitments taken during its review by the Universal Periodic Review (2009). Ratification of the OPCAT was also recommended by the Committee against Torture in 2009.