Please, read the general remarks about the special procedures first.
This special procedure aims at situations of violence against women.
One of the mandates of the Special Rapporteur is to collect information on violence against women. He can submit alleged cases of violence against women to States.
The complaint must at least contain the following information:
A model questionnaire can be found under:
Every person in a corresponding situation can submit an inquiry to the following address:
Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women
Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
United Nations Office at Geneva
1211 Geneva 10
Fax : +41 22 917 90 06
E-mail : urgent-action(at)ohchr.org