Ecuador

Relevant documents

 

National Report

The National Report for Ecuador was considered during the UPR 1st Session.

‘National Report Submitted in Accordance with Paragraph 15(A) of the Annex to Human Rights Council Resolution 5/1. Ecuador’, UN Doc. A/HRC/WG.6/1/ECU/1, 7 April 2008.

Date of consideration Monday 7 April 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. Ecuador’, UN Doc. A/HRC/WG.6/1/ECU/2, 19 March 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. Ecuador’, UN Doc. A/HRC/WG.6/1/ECU/3, 6 March 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. Ecuador’, UN Doc. A/HRC/8/20, 13 May 2008.


Recommendations

 

Recommendation: In the area of application, dissemination and promotion of human rights: domestically, this includes strengthening the response and follow-up to the international commitments taken on by Ecuador, implementation of the evaluation process of the national plan of action, promoting the work of the National Commission for the Application of International Humanitarian Law and, the ratification of the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance

Recommending State: Ecuador

Response: Voluntary

Action: 4

Issue: Torture and other CID treatment. International instruments, Enforced disappearances

Session: 1

Recommendation: Promotion of human rights within the armed forces, to create human rights awareness programmes, to hold workshops on prevention and eradication of ill-treatment and torture, training on mediation and arbitration, creation of a section within the Ministry of Defence for the prevention and control of corruption with the armed forces

Recommending State: Ecuador  

Response: Voluntary

Action: 5

Issue: Torture and other CID treatment. Human rights education and training, Corruption

Session: 1