Colombia

Relevant documents

 

National Report

The National Report for Colombia was considered during the UPR 3rd Session.

‘National Report Submitted in Accordance with Paragraph 15(A) of the Annex to Human Rights Council Resolution 5/1. Colombia’, UN Doc. A/HRC/WG.6/3/COL/1, 19 September 2008.

Date of consideration Wednesday 10 December 2008


Compilation of UN information

‘Compilation prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, in accordance with paragraph 15(B) of the Annex to Human Rights Council Resolution 5/1. Colombia’, UN Doc. A/HRC/WG.6/3/COL/2, 9 October 2008.


Summary of stakeholders’ information

‘Summary prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, in accordance with Paragraph 15(C) of the Annex to Human Rights Council Resolution 5/1. Colombia’, UN Doc. A/HRC/WG.6/3/COL/3, 19 September 2008.

Individual Stakeholders’ reports are available here.

 

Outcome of the review: Report of the Working group

‘Universal Periodic Review. Report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review. Colombia’, UN Doc. A/HRC/10/82, 9 January 2009.

Addendum 1

‘Report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review: Colombia: Addendum: Views on conclusions and/or recommendations, voluntary commitments and replies presented by the State under review’, UN Doc. A/HRC/10/82/Add.1, 13 January 2009.


Recommendations


Recommendation: Recommend the accession to the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and the establishment of a national preventive mechanism accordingly.

Recommending State: Czech Republic

Response: Rejected

Action: 5

Issue: Torture and other CID treatment. International instruments

Session: 3

 

Recommendation: Step up efforts to fight torture.

Recommending State: Denmark

Response: Accepted

Action: 4

Issue: Torture and other CID treatment

Session: 3

Recommendation: Ratify the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and establish a national preventive mechanism.

Recommending State: Denmark

Response: Rejected

Action: 5

Issue: Torture and other CID treatment, International instruments

Session: 3

Recommendation: Put into effect the declaration of article 22 of the Convention against Torture.

Recommending State: Mexico

Response: Rejected

Action: 5

Issue: Torture and other CID treatment, International instruments

Session: 3

Recommendation: Consider the ratification of the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture.

Recommending State: Mexico

Response: Rejected

Action: 3

Issue: Torture and other CID treatment. International instruments

Session: 3