In this resource, you will find submissions made by ILGA World on draft general comments on articles in core international human rights treaties.
The human rights Treaty Bodies are committees of independent experts that monitor implementation of the core international human rights treaties. Each State party to a treaty has an obligation to take steps to ensure that everyone in the State can enjoy the rights set out in the treaty.
Convention on the rights of persons with disabilities (CRPD)
Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT)
- Draft revised General Comment on the implementation of article 3 of the CAT in the context of article 22 - non-refoulement
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR)
- Written submissions relating to the Draft General Comment on Article 6 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights – right to life