COMMISSION ON CRIME PREVENTION AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Twenty-first session

Vienna, Austria,  23-27 April 2012

 

Agenda item 4: Thematic Discussion on violence against migrants, migrant workers and their families

livestream (Tuesday, 24 April 2012: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and 3-6 p.m.)

Presentation by Prof. François Crépeau, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants

 

Agenda item 4(a): Morning meeting: subthemes related to prevention of the problem

 

Name of panellist

Title

Regional Group

Ms. Conny Nxumalo (South Africa)

Concept note

Chief Director, Department of Social Affairs

 

African Group

Prof. Vitit Muntarbhorn (Thailand)

Concept note

Professor of Law, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok

 

Asia-Pacific Group

Mr. Emmanuel Guevara Isla (Mexico)

 

Deputy Director-General at the Coordination for Migratory Control and Verification, National Institute of Migration (INAMI), Ministry of the Interior

 

GRULAC

Ms. Luísa Maia Gonçalves (Portugal)

 

Director of the Department for Criminal Investigation, Surveillance and Intelligence (Senior Inspector) - Immigration and Borders Service/Ministry of  Interior

 

WEOG

 

Agenda item 4(b) Afternoon meeting: subthemes related to possible responses

 

Name of panellist

Title

Regional Group

Mrs. Nonkululeko Sindance (South Africa)

Concept note

Director General of the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development

African Group

Mr. Atul Kumar Tiwari (India)

 

Joint Secretary, Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs

Asia-Pacific Group

Ms. Raluca Simion (Romania)

Presentation

Legal Expert at the Department for International Law and Treaties of the Ministry of Justice of Romania

EEG

José Manuel Saenz Valencia (Colombia)

Presentation

Director de verificaciones migratorias, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

GRULAC

Ms. Suzanne Sheldon  (USA)

Director of the Office of International Migration with the Department of State

WEOG