Czech Republic: Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review: First session of the UPR Working Group, 7-18 April 2008
In this submission, Amnesty International provides information under sections B, C and D (as stipulated in the General Guidelines for the Preparation of Information under the Universal Periodic Review). This includes concerns over shortcomings in the ratification of international human rights standards, and on inhuman and degrading treatment. The organization also has concerns related to police ill-treatment, discrimination against Roma and forced sterilization of women. Amnesty International makes a number of recommendations in the areas of concerns listed.