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Central African Republic - OPCAT Situation

Updated 20.07.2017

Central African Republic acceded to the UN Convention against Torture and the OPCAT on 11 October 2016. It has until November 2017 to establish its National Preventive Mechanism.

The SPT member Haimoud Ramdan is the SPT Focal Point for Central African Republic.

Opcat status
OPCAT Ratification October 11, 2016
UNCAT Ratification October 11, 2016
Population 5 507 257
Area (sq km) 622 984
Number of prisons 5
Prison population 764
Quick links

UPR: Report of the Working Group (January 2014)

CCPR: Concluding Observations (July 2006)