Saturday 01 November 2014

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Pope Francis calls for the abolition of the death penalty

Pope Francis made a strong call to abolish capital punishment during a speech on 23 October. In an audience with delegates from the International Association of Penal Law, the Pope termed capital punishment as “penal …

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Pope Francis calls for the abolition of the death penalty

Pope Francis made a strong call to abolish capital punishment during a speech on ...Read More

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Execution of Reyhaneh Jabbari by authorities in Iran

On 25 October 2014 Iranian national Reyhaneh Jabbari was executed by authorities in the ...Read More

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Executions of six men in Afghanistan: Open Letter by ICDP to new President Ghani

ICDP Commissioners wrote an Open Letter to the President of Afghanistan, Dr. Ashraf Ghani ...Read More

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Political leadership is key for a world moving away from the death penalty

On the occasion of the World Day against the Death Penalty, please find below ...Read More

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Another “botched” execution in United States

On 23 July 2014 of Joseph Wood was executed by authorities in the US ...Read More

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ICDP Commissioners participate in events commemorating the 12th World Day against the Death Penalty

ICDP Commissioners observed the World Day against the Death Penalty....Read More

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Justice that kills – The death penalty in the 21st century

On the occasion of the World Day Against the Death....Read More

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ICDP at United Nations high-level event at UNGA, New York on “Moving Away from the Death Penalty: National Leadership”

On 25 September, the United Nations (UN)’s Office of the....Read More

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Side-Event on the 25th anniversary of the adoption of the Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

On 18 June 2014, the International Commission against the Death....Read More

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ICDP mission to Lebanon

The President of the International Commission against the Death Penalty....Read More

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