Morocco

News on Prevention

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First regional exchange between the Tunisian and Mauritanian NPMs and the Moroccan CNDH
October 2, 2017
Morocco: the OPCAT a key response to the global scourge of torture
May 18, 2015

Resources

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Preventing torture in Africa: Lessons and experiences from National Human Rights Institutions
October 24, 2017
Statement UPR Morocco (2012)
April 11, 2014
For a torture-free future: APT's MENA programme
December 20, 2013

OPCAT Status

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OPCAT Ratification : November 24, 2014
UNCAT Ratification : June 21, 1993
SPT Member : Abdellah Ounnir (2017-2020)
NPM Designated :

Under consideration

Information

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Population : 32 987 206
Area (sq km) : 446 550
Number of prisons : 73
Prison population : 72 816
Torture Laws compilation