ICJ’s submission to the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of Swaziland

Today, the ICJ made a submission to the Human Rights Council’s Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review in advance of the Human Rights Council’s review of Swaziland in April/May 2016.
In its submission, the ICJ expressed concern about the following issues:

1) independence and impartiality of the judiciary and fair trial rights; and

2) international human rights instruments and mechanisms.

A copy of the submission can be found here:

Swaziland-ICJ-UPR-SWAZI SUBMISSION FINAL AS LODGED-Advocacy-2015-ENG (full text in PDF)

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