Rwanda

News on Prevention

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Rwanda: NCHR launches new mandate as NPM
May 6, 2019
Rwanda: National Commission for Human Rights prepares ground to launch preventive mandate
January 11, 2019

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Preventing torture in Africa: Lessons and experiences from NHRIs - VIDEOs
August 24, 2018
Preventing torture in Africa: Lessons and experiences from NHRIs (2016)
August 24, 2018
Implementing the OPCAT in Rwanda: 10 Frequently Asked Questions (2015)
February 5, 2018

OPCAT Status

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OPCAT Ratification : June 30, 2015
UNCAT Ratification : December 15, 2008
NPM Type :

National Human Rights Commission

NPM Legal Framework :

Law N° 61/2018 OF 24/08/2018 modifying law Nº 19/2013 of 25/03/2013 determining missions, organisation and functioning of the National Commission for Human Rights (entered into force 17 September 2018)

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