Database of specific instances

Use the search bar below and/or filtering options on the right ("narrow your search") to search through all cases brought to NCPs. 

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The specific instances mechanism has been part of the Guidelines since the 2000 review. Over 650 specific instances have been treated by country NCPs in over 100 countries and territories since then. Download a flyer on case-handling by NCPs. 

Access a full description of how the specific instances mechanism works and how the database is constructed.