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Special Rapporteur – Detention of Migrants – Jan. 2012

Date: January 30, 2012
Document: us_special_rapporteur_detention_of_migrants_jan_2012.pdf (PDF 426.7 KB)
Country: United States of America
Type: Intl Mechanism Submission
Issues: Detention, International Advocacy, Migrant Rights
Mechanism: UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants

At the request of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants, The Advocates compiled a submission outlining the detention of migrants in the United States, key systemic failures to protect their human rights, and priority recommendations. Collaborator: the National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights