Category Archives: Thematic Reports

Special Rapporteur to present thematic report on torture and ill-treatment of children deprived of liberty

March 6, 2015 –  From March 9-11, 2015, the Special Rapporteur on Torture will be participating in activities at the 28th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC).  During the Session, the Special Rapporteur will address the Human Rights Council to present his latest activities and reports, including his newest thematic report on children deprived of liberty.  The Special Rapporteur will also conduct an interactive dialogue with State Delegations and NGOs, and hold a press conference and participate in several side-events addressing a diverse array of human rights issues. More information about these activities and relevant documentation is available on our 28th Session of the Human Rights Council page.


Exclusionary Rule – Thematic Report (Mendez 2014)

Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners – Thematic Report (Mendez 2013)

Abusive Practices in Healthcare Settings – Thematic Report (Mendez 2013)

Commissions of Inquiry – Thematic Report (Mendez 2012)

Death Penalty – Thematic Report (Mendez 2012)

Mandate, Methods of Work, and Thematic Issues – Thematic Report (Mendez 2011)

Solitary Confinement – Thematic Report (Mendez 2011)

Study on Torture, Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment, and Conditions of Detention – Thematic Report (Nowak 2010)