Pacific workshop pushes for universal ratification of UNCAT

by Marc Limon, Executive Director of the Universal Rights Group and Olivia Bebe Contemporary and emerging human rights issues, News, Prensa, URG News

Friday 28th October 2016, Fiji  On 27-28 October 2016, the Universal Rights Group supported the organisation of a Convention against Torture Initiative (CTI) workshop for Pacific Island States in Natadola, Fiji. The regional workshop, entitled ‘Benefits of, and challenges to, the ratification and implementation of the UN Convention against Torture in the Pacific region: sharing experiences and building capacity,’ represented …