2022- Written Submission to the International Independent Expert Mechanism to Advance Racial Justice and Equality in the context of Law Enforcement

Collective written submission on behalf of Sociedade Maranhense de Direitos Humanos, Brazil; Ilex Acción Jurídica. Dayana Blanco Acendra, Colombia; Observatory on gender-based violence against people of African descent- Vigia Afro, Yannia Sofia Garzon Valencia, Colombia; CAISO: sex and gender justice, Trinidad and Tobago; Women’s All Points Bulletin WAPB, USA.

Civil Society Reports

The inputs are examples of how the coalition provides support to its members in submitting reports to EMLER and OHCHR

Coordinating civil society reports - UNARC members

2022- Written Submission of VOCES DE MUJERES AFRODESCENDIENTES EN PANAMA To the International Independent Expert Mechanism to advance racial justice and equality in the context of law enforcement

This presentation focuses on police violence and structural racism, excessive use of force and other violations of international human rights law against Afro-descendants by law enforcement officials and discrimination in educational institutions and make recommendations on concrete measures needed to ensure access to justice, accountability and redress for excessive use of force and other human rights violations by law enforcement officials against Africans and Afro-descendants. 

2022- contribution of Rede Nacional de Mulheres Negras no Combate á Violência (Brazil) to the International Mechanism of Independent Experts to Promote Racial Justice and Equality in the Context of Law Enforcement

This presentation focuses on police violence and structural racism, excessive use of force and other violations of international human rights law against Africans and people of African descent by law enforcement officers including specific patterns, policies, processes and incidents, the root causes of systemic racism in law enforcement and the criminal justice system, how national legislation, policies and practices may result in disproportionate and pervasive interaction between law enforcement agents and Africans and people of African descent, examination of any nexus between supremacist movements and actors within law enforcement and the criminal justice system.

2023- Written Submission of Justicia Racial, Ilex Acción Jurídica, Temblores ONG To the International Independent Expert Mechanism to advance racial justice and equality in the context of law enforcement

2023- Written Submission of Rede de Mulheres Negras To the International Independent Expert Mechanism to advance racial justice and equality in the context of law enforcement

2023- Written Submission of Coalizão Negra por Direitos, Grupo Conexão G, and FETAEMA To the International Independent Expert Mechanism to advance racial justice and equality in the context of law enforcement

2023- Written Submission of Espacio Migrantes A.C To the International Independent Expert Mechanism to advance racial justice and equality in the context of law enforcement

2023- Written Submission of Gobierno Comunal Creole de Bluefields (GCCB) To the International Independent Expert Mechanism to advance racial justice and equality in the context of law enforcement

2023-Written Submission of InPDUMTo the International Independent Expert Mechanism to advance racial justice and equality in the context of law enforcement

2023-Written Submission of Mulheres Negras Decidem To the International Independent Expert Mechanism to advance racial justice and equality in the context of law enforcement