News on Prevention

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EU, Argentina and Mongolia launch global Alliance for Torture-Free Trade
September 20, 2017
South-Eastern European NPMs share concerns over treatment of persons with mental disabilities in detention
June 1, 2017

Resources

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Annual Report 2007
January 26, 2015

OPCAT Status

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OPCAT Ratification : April 25, 2005
UNCAT Ratification : October 12, 1992
SPT Member : Ms Marija Definis-Gojanovic (2007-2012;2015-2018)
NPM Designated :

Ombudswoman, in cooperation with representatives of the academic community and human rights NGOs

NPM Type :

Ombuds Institution

NPM Legal Framework :

NPM Act (2 February 2011) - Unofficial translation

Ombudsman Act (September 1992)

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Population : 4 470 534
Area (sq km) : 56 594
Number of prisons : 23
Prison population : 4 365
Torture Laws compilation