10th World Day Against the Death Penalty 2012

10 October 2012 marks the 10th World Day Against the Death Penalty. The Singapore Anti-Death Penalty Campaign will be issuing a joint statement with Think Centre and We Believe in Second Chances during our private event on 13 October 2012 commemorating this occasion  It will be published here thereafter.

Meanwhile, let’s look at what’s going on in the rest of the world:

Death Penalty: A decade on, executions are on the wane but challenges remain (Amnesty International)

Progress to limit the Death Penalty but ongoing challenges (ADPAN)

European and World Day against the Death Penalty – EU underlines commitment to universal abolition (European Union)

World Day Against the Death Penalty 2012 (Foreign Office, UK)