The Fund is managed by the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, in conformity with the United Nations Financial Rules and Regulations and the relevant policies and procedures promulgated by the Secretary-General.
The OPCAT Special Fund Working Group of the Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture, representing the SPT (hereinafter “SPT Working Group”), advises the High Commissioner for Human Rights through the Grants Committee on the administration of the Fund.
SPT OPCAT Special Fund Working Group
The Working Group is currently composed of the following SPT members:
- Ms. Suzanne JABBOUR, Chair
- Ms. Patricia ARIAS
- Ms. Marija DEFINIS-GOJANOVIC
- Mr. Satyabhooshun Gupt DOMAH
- Mr. Juan Pablo VEGAS
Mandate of the Working Group (PDF)
Terms of reference and working methods of SPT Working Group (PDF)
Reports of the Funds
Annual reports to the Human Rights Council
Annual reports to the General Assembly