Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Indicator 16.10.1

Number of verified cases of killing, kidnapping, enforced disappearance, arbitrary detention and torture of journalists, associated media personnel, trade unionists and human rights advocates in the previous 12 months

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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Number of verified cases of killing, kidnapping, enforced disappearance, arbitrary detention and torture of journalists, associated media personnel, trade unionists and human rights advocates in the previous 12 months

Target name

Ensure public access to information and protect fundamental freedoms, in accordance with national legislation and international agreements

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

Tier II

UN custodian agency

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)

Link to UN metadata United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata (PDF 4.0 MB) opens in a new window