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Zambia - OPCAT Situation

Updated 10.08.2017

Zambia signed the OPCAT in 2010 and ratification is currently being considered.

Opcat status
OPCAT Signature September 27, 2010
UNCAT Ratification October 7, 1998
Information
Population 11 862 740
Area (sq km) 752 618
Number of prisons 54
Prison population 15 544
Quick links

CAT: Concluding Observations (May 2008)

UPR: Draft Report of the Working Group (November 2012)

ACHPR: Promotion Visit (April 2008) and Initial Report from Zambia (May 2007)