Bahamas: Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review: Third session of the UPR Working Group of the UN Human Rights Council, December 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. Amnesty International raises concern over the death penalty. The organisation also describes concerns in relation to excessive use of force by the security forces, violence against women and migrants´ rights. Amnesty International makes a number of recommendations in the areas of concerns listed.