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Latest ICJ report to help craft a new Criminal Code in the Philippines

The most recent report of the ICJ aims to contribute to the current process of reviewing the Revised Penal Code (RPC), the main source of criminal laws of the Philippines, which was adopted in 1932.

March 4, 2015

Indonesia: stop executions and reinstate moratorium on death penalty

The ICJ today calls for the immediate suspension of the execution of 10 individuals in Indonesia who have been convicted of drug-related offences and are scheduled to be executed by firing squad this month.

March 4, 2015

ICJ sends letter to Philippine Congress on draft law against torture

The ICJ transmitted today a letter to the Chairman of the Committee on Human Rights of the House of Representatives of the Philippines responding to the position taken by the Philippines’ Department of Justice (DOJ) on House Bill No. 2401.

March 4, 2015

Guantánamo & Accountability for Torture: UN side event

A panel discussion on Guantánamo and accountability for torture, featuring UN Special Rapporteur on Torture Juan E. Méndez and other experts, will take place in Geneva on 9 March 2015 in connection with the UN Human Rights Council session.

March 4, 2015
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