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UNITED
NATIONS

Economic and Social
Council

Distr.
GENERAL
E/CN.4/2002/76
27 December 2001
Original: ENGLISH

COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS
Fifty-eighth session
Item 11 (a) of the provisional agenda
CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS, INCLUDING THE QUESTIONS OF:
TORTURE AND DETENTION
Report of the Special Rapporteur, Sir Nigel Rodley, submitted pursuant to
Commission on Human Rights resolution 2001/62
CONTENTS
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Introduction

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1-2

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I.

MANDATE AND METHODS OF WORK ........................................

3-4

2

II.

ACTIVITIES OF THE SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR .............................

5-9

3

III.

INFORMATION REVIEWED BY THE SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR
WITH RESPECT TO VARIOUS COUNTRIES ................................

10

4

Annexes
I.

Recommendations of the Special Rapporteur .....................................................

5

II.

Letter of resignation dated 15 October 2001 from the Special Rapporteur
addressed to the Chair of the Commission on Human Rights .............................

9

Statement by the Special Rapporteur to the Third Committee
of the General Assembly delivered on 8 November 2001 ...................................

10

III.

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