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Agnes Callamard — Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions

Dr. Agnes Callamard

Dr. Agnes Callamard: Appointed the UN Special Rapporteur on Extra-Judicial summary or arbitrary Executions, on 1 August 2016

Background: Originally from France, Dr. Callamard is the Director of Columbia University Global Freedom of Expression. She was also previously the executive director of Article 19. She founded the Humanitarian Accountability Partnership. She has worked alongside the Secretary General of Amnesty international as well as serving as their research-policy coordinator. She has led human rights investigations in more than 30 countries and published extensively, in both English and French, on human rights, women’s rights, freedom of expression, refugee movements and the methodology of human rights investigation. The duties of her mandate include:

In carrying out his/her mandate, the Special Rapporteur:

Download her most recent report [1]

Submission Instructions:
http://www.ohchr.org/EN/Issues/Executions/Pages/Complaints.aspx [2]