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Angola - OPCAT Situation

Updated 25.01.2017

Angola signed the OPCAT on 24 September 2013, during the UN Treaty Event. During its examination by the Universal Periodic Review in October 2014, Angola informed that it was going through the process of OPCAT ratification.

Opcat status
OPCAT Signature September 24, 2013
Population 20 172 332
Area (sq km) 1 246 700
Number of prisons 40
Prison population 24 165
Quick links

UPR: Report of the Working Group (December 2014)

CCPR: Concluding observations (April 2013)

African Commission on Human and People’s Rights: Periodic Report (1999-2010)