Monthly Archives: August 2018

ICAED Statement on the International Day of the Disappeared 2018


The International Coalition Against Enforced Disappearances (ICAED) stands in solidarity with all the world’s desaparecidos and their families as we commemorate this year’s International Day of the Disappeared (IDD). On the eighth year since the United Nations put the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearances (Convention) into force, the global… Read More »

Joint statement by the UN Committee on Enforced Disappearances and the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances on occasion of the International Day of of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances


“Search and investigation are international law obligations not an option,” say UN experts on enforced disappearances GENEVA (28 August 2018) – States around the world must act urgently to search for people who have been subject to enforced disappearances, and ensure that this heinous crime is properly investigated, say a group of UN human rights… Read More »