Year
How to use the database
HANDS OFF CAIN’S 2015 REPORT
The worldwide situation (as of 30 June 2016)
EXECUTIONS IN 2014
EXECUTIONS IN 2015 (as of 30 June)
The most important facts of 2015 (and the first six months of 2016)
ADDRESS of Pope Francis
THE SMILING FACE OF THE MULLAHS
ANALYSIS OF THE 2015 REPORT DATA AND OBJECTIVES OF HANDS OFF CAIN
Reportage by Sergio D'Elia
Reportage by Marco Perduca
"THE ABOLITIONIST OF THE YEAR 2015‚ÄĚ AWARD
Protocol of understanding between NTC and CNF
Dossier on death penalty and homosexuality
Final declaration of the Cairo workshop
Goals
Achievements
GENERAL MOTION OF THE FIFTH CONGRESS OF HOC
RESOLUTION OF THE KIGALI CONFERENCE
U.N. RESOLUTION 2014

U.N. RESOLUTION 2012
U.N. RESOLUTION 2010

REPORT ON THE 2ND ANNUAL EU FORUM ON THE DEATH PENALTY IN ZAMBIA

Videos

DECLARATION OF LIBREVILLE

Publications
Hands Off Cain Headquarters
U.N. RESOLUTION 2008

U.N. RESOLUTION 2007

Appeal To The United Nations
Board of Directors

LETHAL TRADE DOSSIER
2014 FREETOWN CONFERENCE Final Declaration
THE COTONOU DECLARATION 2014
DOSSIER IRAQ 2003

DOSSIER ON MORATORIUM
DOSSIER IRAQ 2012

DOSSIER USA 2011

NOBEL LAUREATES APPEAL
Bulletin Board
Sign up
Join appeal
Newsletter
Our Publications

Sergio D'Elia, segretario di Nessuno tocchi Caino
Sergio D'Elia, General Secretary of HOC
CHINA. HANDS OFF CAIN ASKS FOR RELEASE OF DATA ON DEATH SENTENCES AND EXECUTIONS

March 17, 2008: Hands Off Cain asks China to provide data on the number of people sentenced to death and the number of executions performed.
Sergio D'Elia, Parliamentarian and HOC Secretary, and Elisabetta Zamparutti, Treasurer and curator of the HOC annual report on the death penalty around the world, said:
"Like serious events that occurred in Lahsa and ones heard about in other regions in the plateau, the number of victims is not made known. This is how the death penalty in China is- it stays a state secret. The Chinese Supreme Court said last week that on reassuming the power to confirm death sentences in January 2007, there was a 15% reduction in the death sentences issued in 2007 by lower tribunals. According to the Dui Hua Foundation, an NGO based in San Francisco, approximately six thousand people were executed in China in 2007, equivalent to 25-30% less than in 2006.
These are important developments, but they must become official. Therefore, China must provide statistics regarding death sentences issued and executions performed in 2007 and in the preceding years.
The resolution on the Moratorium on capital punishment that was approved by the UN General Assembly asks states that maintain the death penalty to provide data on executions and capital sentences to the UN Secretary General. By "special invitation" of the UN Secretary General, the UN is currently holding the Council of Human Rights in Geneva. The Council is discussing the death penalty and the help that Italy and the trans-regional, pro-moratorium coalition can provide China regarding transparency, moving away from capital punishment and the state of human rights." (Sources: radicali.it, 17/03/2008)

PAKISTAN. COUPLE STONED TO DEATH IN FATA
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO. TWO MEN TO HANG FOR MURDER
CHINA. TWO BANK WORKERS EXECUTED
EMIRATI SAVES TWO PRISONERS FROM CAPITAL PUNISHMENT
PAKISTAN. 134 PEOPLE HANGED IN 2007
US MARKS SIX MONTHS WITH NO EXECUTIONS
SAUDI EXECUTED FOR MURDERING COMPATRIOT
BANGLADESH. FOUR STUDENTS GET DEATH PENALTY FOR KILLING SPREE
JAPAN. FAMILY'S DEATH SENTENCES UPHELD
TIBET. RADICALS: RE-LAUNCH OF WORLD SATYAGRAHA FOR PEACE, FREEDOM AND RIGHTS WITH KARMA CHOPEL
YEMENI BEHEADED IN SAUDI ARABIA FOR MURDER
SAUDI ARABIA HARSHLY CRITICISED FOR EXECUTING 15YO BOY
JAPAN. HIGH COURT UPHOLDS DEATH SENTENCE FOR TWO MURDERS
GUATEMALA. UN RIGHTS EXPERT WARNS AGAINST REINSTATING DEATH PENALTY
INDONESIA. 'BALI BOMBERS' DEATH SENTENCE APPEAL DROPPED
SAUDI ARABIA. CITIZEN BEHEADED FOR FATAL SHOOTING
CHINA. WOMAN BOSS GETS DEATH PENALTY FOR FRAUD
TIBET. D'ELIA, DALAI LAMA NEEDS OUR HELP
SRI LANKA. ACCUSED IN MURDER CASE SENTENCED TO DEATH
USA. JUSTICES CITE RACIAL BIAS, THROW OUT DEATH SENTENCE
IRAN. NEW DEATH PENALTY FOR KURDISH JOURNALIST
CHINA TO RATIFY UN COVENANT ON CIVIL RIGHTS: WEN JIABAO
IRAN. WOMAN WITH DEATH SENTENCE RELEASED WITH SON
VIETNAM. AUSTRALIAN WOMAN FACES FIRING SQUAD
JAPAN. DEATH SENTENCE FOR MURDERING TWO RELATIVES
BANGLADESH. 7 SENTENCED TO DEATH IN NARSINGDI MURDER CASE
DEBATE ON DEATH PENALTY IN JAPAN
SAUDI ARABIA. CITIZEN BEHEADED FOR KILLING COMPATRIOT
GUATEMALA. VETO KEEPS EXECUTIONS ON HOLD
SAUDI CLERIC WANTS DEATH SENTENCE FOR WRITERS

1 2 3 [Succ >>]
2019
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2018
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2017
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2016
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2015
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
 
2014
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2013
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2012
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2011
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2010
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2009
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
 
2008
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2007
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2006
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2005
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2004
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
 
IRAN. HANDS OFF CAIN, REDUCTION OF DRUG EXECUTIONS BUT NUMBERS REMAIN WORRISOME
  HUMAN RIGHTS: DEMONSTRATION OF THE RADICAL PARTY BEFORE IRANIAN EMBASSY 14 FEBRUARY  
  BELARUS EXECUTES TWO CONVICTED MURDERERS  
  MALAYSIA: GOVT HALTS EXECUTION OF 1,200 DEATH ROW INMATES  
  JAPAN HANGS CULT LEADER SHOKO ASAHARA, 6 OTHERS FOR 1995 TOKYO SUBWAY SARIN ATTACK  
  SOMALIA - DEATH PENALTY AND TERRORISM  
news
-
latest actions
-
data base
-
actions
-
who we are
-
registered users
-
credits