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Urgent Actions Registered by the Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED)

Type of Resource: Fact Sheet

Author: Committee on Enforced Disappearances (CED)

Publication Date: 2018

This document is a list of the disappeared persons with regard to whom the Committee has requested a State party to take action, in application of Article 30 of the International Convention for the Protection of all Persons against Enforced Disappearance.

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Report on the Working Methods of the Human Rights Treaty Bodies Relating to the State Party Reporting Process

Type of Resource: Report

Author: International Human Rights Instruments

Publication Date: 2009

The present report provides an overview of the current working methods of eight of the ten human rights Treaty Bodies (CERD; CESCR; CCPR; CEDAW; CAT; CRC; CMW; CRPD). The report is confined to the working methods of the Treaty Bodies with respect to the reporting process. Consequently, it does not consider the Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture (SPT), which is mandated to set up a system of regular visits to places where people are deprived of their liberty.

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Concluding Observations of the Committee againt Torture (CAT) on the Special Report of Burundi

Type of Resource: Report

Author: Committee against Torture (CAT)

Publication Date: 2016

In this report, the Committee against Torture (CAT) considered the special report of Burundi and adopted conclusions and recommendations regarding the practice of torture in the country. The Committee seized the opportunity of this review to point out alarming practices of Burundian authorities.

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Committee against Torture (CAT) Consideration of the Implementation of the Convention in the Syrian Arab Republic

Type of Resource: Report

Author: Committee against Torture (CAT)

Publication Date: 2012

In this report, the Committee against Torture (CAT) considered the implementation of the Convention in the Syrian Arab Republic in the absence of the special report requested by the Committee. The Committee adopted conclusions and recommendations regarding the practice of torture in the country, and seized the opportunity of this review to point out alarming practices.

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Report of the Committee against Torture (CAT) on the Urgent Human Rights Situation in Israel

Type of Resource: Report

Author: Committee against Torture (CAT)

Publication Date: 1998

In this report, the Committee against Torture (CAT) considered the second periodic report of Israel and adopted conclusions and recommendations regarding the practice of torture in the country. The Committee seized the opportunity of this review both to underline positive developments within Israel and to point out alarming practices.

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Third-Party Intervention to the CRC against Spain

Type of Resource: Communication

Author: International Commission of Jurists, European Council on Refugees and Exiles, AIRE Centre, Dutch Council for Refugees

Publication Date: 2018

This third-party intervention was submitted to the Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) in the case of a minor who was unlawfully returned to Morocco from Spain. The communication analyses the legal principles and jurisprudence related to the obligations of States parties.

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Decision Adopted by the CRC in Complaint against Spain

Type of Resource: Report

Author: Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC)

Publication Date: 2019

This report is the adoption by the Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) of its decision upon a complaint submitted to the Committee about the unlawful return of a minor to Morocco from Spain.

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Alternative Report of Civil Society in the CRPD Inquiry Concerning the UK

Type of Resource: Communication

Author: Deaf and Disabled People's Organisations in England, Wales, and Scotland

Publication Date: 2019

This alternative report was compiled by civil society organisations in response to the document prepared by the United Kingdom detailing the progress it has made on implementing recommendations of the CRPD. The alternative report highlights remaining issues and concerns with the continually deteriorating situation of persons with disabilities in the United Kingdom.

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United Kingdom Response to Recommendations of the CRPD

Type of Resource: Communication

Author: United Kingdom

Publication Date: 2019

In this document, the United Kingdom responds to the recommendations made by the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) in consequence of the inquiry initiated by civil society.

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CRPD Report of the Inquiry Concerning the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in the UK

Type of Resource: Report

Author: Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD)

Publication Date: 2017

This report of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) concerns the results of an inquiry into the legislation, policies and measures adopted by the UK relating to social security schemes and to work and employment directed to persons with disabilities or affecting their enjoyment of the rights to live independently and to be included in the community, to an adequate standard of living and social protection, and to work and employment.

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