Table of Contents
Preface.......................................................................................... iii
I:

Introduction..................................................................	......... 1

II:

Purpose of the General Comment........................................ 2

III:

The place of the victim in the redress process....................... 5

IV:

Prompt, full and effective access to redress......................... 6

V:

Protection against intimidation, retaliation and reprisals...... 9

VI:

Forms of reparation for acts of torture and other
ill-treatment......................................................................... 10

VII: Collective harm ................................................................... 16
VIII: Sexual and gender based violence .................................... 17
IX:

Armed conflict .................................................................... 19

X:

Transitional justice ............................................................. 20

XI:

Non-state actors ................................................................ 22

XII: Implementation of the General Comment............................ 23

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