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UPR recommendations 2017, paragraph 134.205

UN recommendation

Plain English recommendation

Government should:

Raise the minimum age of criminal responsibility to meet international standards. End automatic life sentences for offenders aged under 18.


Original UN recommendation

Raise the minimum age of criminal responsibility in accordance with acceptable international standards and abolish the mandatory imposition of life imprisonment for offences committed by children under the age of 18 (Albania).

Date of UN examination

04/05/2017

Last updated on 08/10/2019