The scientific committee

Paul Angaman President of the International Federation of Action by Christians for the Abolition of Torture (FIACAT)
Marc Bossuyt President Emeritus of Belgium’s Constitutional Court

Professor Emeritus at the University of Antwerp

Member of the UN Committee on the elimination of racial discrimination

Former UN Special Rapporteur for the drafting of the 2nd Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

Raphaël Chenuil-Hazan ECPM Executive Director

President of PDH - Plateforme Droits de l’Homme française

Special adviser to the President of the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty

Member of CNDSI (Conseil national pour le Développement et la Solidarité internationale)

Florence Leroux Lawyer

Member of ECPM’s Board - France

Delphine Lourtau Director of the Cornell Center on the Death Penalty Worldwide, Cornell University – United States

Lawyer operating in the United States and Canada

Maitreyi Misra Associate (Research), Project 39A, National Law University, Delhi – India
Teresa N. Mutua Head of the Access to Justice programme of the International Commission of Jurists – Kenya
Aurélie Plaçais Executive Director of the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty
Nouzha Skalli


Founding member of the Parliamentary Network Against the Death Penalty in Morocco

Former Minister for Social Development, Family and Solidarity – former MP

Founding member of Organisation marocaine des droits humains (OMDH) and Association démocratique des femmes du Maroc (ADFM)