Paraguay

The most recent national report submitted to the Committee against Torture by Paraguay was its combined fourth to sixth periodic reports. The combined fourth, fifth and sixth reports, due in 2003, 2007 and 2011 respectively, was submitted in 2011. It was considered during the 47th session of CAT in November 2011.

Paraguay combined fourth –sixth periodic report: UN Doc.CAT/C/PRY/4-6, 9 March 2011.

Available (English and Spanish) here.

CAT issued its concluding observations in respect of the report on 14 December 2011: Concluding observations of the Committee against Torture: Paraguay, UN Doc. CAT/C/PRY/CO/4-6, 14 December 2011. The document is available (English and Spanish) on the CAT website.

In accordance with articles 1 and 11 of the Optional Protocol, the Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment made its first periodic visit to Paraguay from 10 to 16 March 2009. The mission report (UN Doc. CAT/OP/PRY/1, 7 June 2010, can be viewed on the UNHCR Refworld website.