Victims of Crimes and Abuse

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  • Sexual or domestic violence

  • Hate crimes

  • Trafficking

  • Abuse in care settings

Right to private and family life
  • ECHR/HRA, Art 8
  • ICCPR, Art 17
  • UNCRPD, Arts 22, 23, 31
  • UNCRC, Art 16

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Right to life
  • ECHR/HRA, Art 2
  • ECHR, Prot 13, Art 1
  • ICCPR, Art 6
  • UNCRPD, Art 10

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Right to health
  • ESC, Art 11
  • ICESCR, Art 12
  • UNCEDAW, Art 12
  • UNCRPD, Art 25
  • UNCRC, Art 24

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Freedom from torture or cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment
  • ECHR/HRA, Art 3
  • ICCPR, Art 7
  • UNCAT
  • UNCRPD, Art 15
  • UNCRC, Art 37



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Right to an effective remedy
  • ECHR, Art 13
  • ICCPR, Art 2(3)
  • CAT, Art 14
  • UNCEDAW, Art 2(c)
  • ICERD, Art 6

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Right to equality and non-discrimination
  • ECHR/HRA, Art 14
  • ICCPR, Arts 2, 3, 26
  • ICESCR, Art 2
  • ICERD
  • UNCEDAW
  • UNCRPD
  • UNCRC

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Right to security of the person
  • ECHR/HRA, Art 5(1)
  • ICCPR, Art 9(1)
  • UNCRPD, Art 14(1)(a)
Freedom from exploitation, violence and abuse
  • UNCEDAW, Art 6
  • UNCRPD, Art 16
  • UNCRC, Arts 19, 34, 35, 36, 39
Protection from trafficking and sexual exploitation
  • UNCEDAW, Art 6
  • UNCRC, Arts 34, 35
  • UNCRC Optional Protocol on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography
Prohibition of hate speech and hate crime
  • ICCPR, Art 20
  • ICERD, Art 4
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