a government employeeCases
- Case status
- Location of case in SG report
- Relevant SG report
- Year of the report
- From Country
- Country Geolocation
- Country Geolocation (linked Cases)
- From Region
- Type of record
- Unnamed individual/group/organization
- Gender unclear
- Was the victim a foreign national?
- Was the victim a minor?
- Individual's/organization's activity
a government employee who, in November 2020, was detained for a night following a meeting with MINUSMA and was accused during detention of cooperating with the Mission.
- Type of rights defended
- Unclear in SG Report
- Was the victim a civil servant, member of the security forces or of the judiciary?
- Reported trigger of reprisal
Collaborating with MINUSMA
- Engagement with UN body
- UN Peace Operation / Political mission
- Dates of engagement
- November 2020
- Type of attempted engagement
- Meeting with UN officials during country visit / with locally present UN officials
- Dates of mentioned reprisals
- November 2020
- Location of mentioned reprisals
- Reprisal information
One victim was a government employee who, in November 2020, was detained for a night following a meeting with MINUSMA and was accused during detention of cooperating with the Mission. Following this incident, the individual suspended collaboration with MINUSMA for five months. Further details are withheld for fear of additional reprisals.
- Types of reprisals suffered
- Detention/Imprisonment: Release within a day
- Threats/Intimidations (incl. "fear of reprisal")
- Alleged/likely perpetrators
- State actors
- Was the reprisal based on new legislation?
- Does the report make general comment about country’s environment for engagement with UN?
- Was the case raised by a State at the UN?
- Is the country cited for a "pattern of reprisal" in the context of this case?
- Is a pattern of reprisals mentioned otherwise in the context of this case?
- Does the report cite "self-censorship" as an issue in the context of this case?