Qatar - Latest Publications

QAT - Reports



CAT (4)

Reports related to the respect of the country to the Convention Against Torture and other penalties or cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment

NHRI (6)

Reports in connection with the National Institution of Human Rights in the country with a mandate to protect and promote human rights in the country

UPR (5)

Reports related to the Universal Periodic Review, a UN mechanism that examines every 4 ½ years the situation of human rights in each country

Page 1 of 2

Qatar - HR Instruments

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR)


Convention against Torture (CAT)

CAT: Accessed on 11.01.2000
Optional Protocol: No
Art. 20 (Confidential inquiry): Yes
Art. 22 (Individual communications): No

State report: Due on 23.11.2016 (3rd)
Last concluding observations: 25.01.2013

International Convention for the Protection of all Persons from Enforced Disappearance (CED)


Universal Periodic Review (UPR)

Last review: 05.2014 (2nd cycle)
Next review: -

National Human Rights Institution (NHRI)

National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) – Status A

Last review: 10.2010
Next review: 11.2015