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Region and country Archives: Papua New Guinea

Attacks on Justice 2005: Papua New Guinea

Against a backdrop of inter-communal violence and the worsening of law and order in the region, the police have reportedly been carrying out abuses, including against detainees, while enjoying impunity. (more…)

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Report of the Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, summary of cases transmitted to Governments and replies received, E/CN.4/2006/53/Add. 1, March 27, 2006: Papua New Guinea

Page 185 I would like to draw the attention of your Excellency’s Government to reports regarding accounts of police violence against children. According to the information I have received, three school children who were shot dead by police on 31 October in Enga province while another twenty to thirty five persons, some as young as […]

ICJ Bulletin no. 25 (March 1966)

The ICJ in its bulletin no.25 focuses on emerging countries and the challenges facing. They expose the persistent violation of the most elementary principles of justice and respect for human rights, for example in Haiti committed by Dr. Duvalier’s regime. (more…)

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