Te Handbook was written by Mr. Manfred Nowak, Director of the LudwigBoltzmann Institute of Human Rights at the University of Vienna and UnitedNations Special Rapporteur on orture, with contributions from Mr. Jeroen Klok(OHCHR) and Ms. Ingeborg Schwarz (IPU).
Comments were received from:
Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU):
Te members of the Committee on the HumanRights of Parliamentarians: Ms. Ann Clwyd (United Kingdom), Mr. Juan PabloLetelier (Chile), Mr. Mahamane Ousmane (Niger), Ms. Veronika Nedvĕdová(Czech Republic) and Mr. Mahinda Samarasinghe (Sri Lanka); and IPU oﬃ cials:Mr. Anders B. Johnsson and Mr. Rogier Huizenga.
Oﬃ ce of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR):
Mr. Zdzislaw Kedzia, Ms. Jane Connors, Mr. Markus Schmidt and Mr. Julian Burger.
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