Title The Criminalization of Poverty: A Report on the Economic, Social and Cultural Root Causes of Torture and Other Forms of Violence in Brazil
Publisher World Organisation Against Torture
Author World Organisation Against Torture, Justiça Global, National Movement of Street Boys & Girls
Publication Date 12 April 2009
Country Brazil
Topics Economic, social and cultural rights | Extreme poverty | Human rights activists | Police | Prison or detention conditions | SGBV | Security situation
Cite as World Organisation Against Torture, The Criminalization of Poverty: A Report on the Economic, Social and Cultural Root Causes of Torture and Other Forms of Violence in Brazil, 12 April 2009, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/49e884302.html [accessed 20 August 2014]
Comments An Alternative Report to the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights prepared by Justiça Global, the National Movement of Street Boys and Girls (MNMMR) and the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) in the context of the project "Preventing Torture and Other Forms of Violence by Acting on their Economic, Social and Cultural Root Causes"
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