UPR recommendations 2017, paragraph 134.224

UN recommendation

Plain English recommendation

Government should:

Put into practice recommendations of the UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention and the Human Rights Committee regarding the detention of asylum seekers. Guarantee the right of detained asylum seekers to freedom of movement, and to have prompt access to independent medical and legal support.


Original UN recommendation

Implement the recommendations of the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention and the Human Rights Committee regarding the detention of asylum seekers, including political asylum, and guarantee the full enjoyment of their right to freedom of movement and full and immediate access to independent medical personnel and legal representation (Ecuador).

Date of UN examination

04/05/2017

Last updated on 08/10/2019