CAT/C/69/3

Contents
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I.

Introduction ...................................................................................................................................

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II.

Year in review ...............................................................................................................................

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A.

Participation in the Optional Protocol system.......................................................................

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B.

Organizational and membership issues .................................................................................

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C.

Visits conducted during the reporting period ........................................................................

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D.

Dialogue arising from visits, including publication of the Subcommittee’s reports
by States parties and national preventive mechanisms .........................................................

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E.

Developments concerning national preventive mechanisms ................................................

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F.

Substantial non-compliance with article 17 ..........................................................................

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G.

Special Fund established under the Optional Protocol .........................................................

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Engagement with other bodies in the field of torture prevention ..................................................

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A.

International cooperation ......................................................................................................

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B.

Regional cooperation ............................................................................................................

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C.

Civil society ..........................................................................................................................

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Developments relating to working practices .................................................................................

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A.

Visits .....................................................................................................................................

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B.

Working groups ....................................................................................................................

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C.

Regional teams......................................................................................................................

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D.

Views regarding the operation of a national preventive mechanism ....................................

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V.

Looking forward............................................................................................................................

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VI.

Plan of work ..................................................................................................................................

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The Subcommittee on Prevention and the 2020 review ................................................................

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III.

IV.

Annex

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