OPCAT News

UNCAT release Concluding Observations on Ireland

The UN Committee against Torture has published its Concluding Observations on Ireland’s second periodic hearing under the UN Convention against Torture, which is available to read here. The Committee has produced a thorough list of recommendations, in which...

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Submissions to UNCAT seeking OPCAT ratification

A number of Irish civil society organisations are travelling to Geneva this week for Ireland's second periodic review under UNCAT. In their submissions to the committee prior to the hearing, several organisations have called for the State to answer questions on their...

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