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Sweden: Rights for all? The case of rape survivors and "vulnerable EU citizens": Amnesty International Submission for the UN Universal Periodic Review, 35th Session of the UPR Working Group, 20-31 January 2020

, Index number: EUR 42/0974/2019

In this submission, Amnesty International raises concern about the high number of cases of rape and other sexual violence affecting women and girls that never lead to prosecution; violations of the rights of so-called “vulnerable EU citizens” in Sweden, most of whom are Roma; and the failure to criminalize torture in Swedish criminal law.

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