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African anti-torture committee CPTA reaffirms the right to redress
February 9, 2016
French Summer University for National Preventive Mechanisms
February 8, 2016
Switzerland - a vote that would undermine the rule of law
January 26, 2016
Civil society organisations call for Guantánamo closure
January 25, 2016
Panama integrates torture prevention in training of penitentiary staff
January 14, 2016
Ombudsperson’s Office designated as Peruvian NPM
January 8, 2016
Policing, human rights and detention monitoring training in Tajikistan
December 28, 2015
Rwanda discusses its future National Preventive Mechanism
December 22, 2015
Parliamentarians to visit detention centres on International Migrants Day
December 17, 2015
States must support UN resolution to protect human rights defenders
November 25, 2015
APT condemns attack against President of Local Preventive Mechanism in Chaco
November 19, 2015
The OSCE engages Adviser on Torture Prevention
November 10, 2015
Special Rapporteur on Torture holds expert consultation on torture and gender
November 5, 2015
Public consultation on Mexico's new anti-torture law
November 3, 2015
Inter-American Commission discusses situation of LGBT people in detention
November 3, 2015
Increased human rights cooperation between the EU and ASEAN
October 29, 2015
African Human Rights Institutions make torture prevention a priority
October 23, 2015
Invasive body searches subject to hearing at Inter-American Commission
October 22, 2015
Bridging the gap between anti-discrimination and torture prevention in the OSCE
October 9, 2015
New members elected to the UN Committee against Torture
October 8, 2015
New APT Asia-Pacific Fellow in Geneva
September 28, 2015
Indonesia invests in training of police to prevent torture
September 25, 2015
Torture prevention in focus for Asia Pacific NHRIs
September 7, 2015
Call for increased cooperation against torture in South East Asia
September 4, 2015
Fight against torture a priority in new EU Action Plan
September 3, 2015
Chile commits to establish national torture prevention body
September 1, 2015
Brazil: The security and powers of Pernambuco torture prevention body must be guaranteed
August 27, 2015
UN Special Rapporteur calls on Brazil to show commitment in fight against torture
August 17, 2015
Gabon: Committee to prepare the ground for new NPM
August 11, 2015
NGOs: Switzerland should do more to combat torture
July 31, 2015
New committees on torture prevention in Honduras
July 22, 2015
Argentina should take historic step for the prevention of torture
June 25, 2015
Serious implications of ruling against Maldives’ Human Rights Commission
June 23, 2015
Working together for a #TortureFreeWorld
June 19, 2015
OSCE focus on National Human Rights Institutions and torture prevention
June 16, 2015
APT Secretary General awarded distinguished British honour
June 15, 2015
APT changes in Latin America
May 29, 2015
African NHRIs discuss overuse of pre-trial detention
May 26, 2015
Welcoming the adoption of the revised UN Standard Minimum Rules
May 22, 2015
The UN concerned about militarisation in Honduras
May 22, 2015
Committee against Torture: Colombia should ratify the OPCAT
May 22, 2015
Exchange between torture prevention bodies of France and Honduras
May 19, 2015
Morocco: the OPCAT a key response to the global scourge of torture
May 18, 2015
Panama commits to create torture prevention body
May 13, 2015
Summer school for National Preventive Mechanisms
May 5, 2015
Civil society mobilises for human rights in South East Asia
May 1, 2015
Focus on pre-trial detention in SPT's Annual Report
April 27, 2015
Convention against Torture Initiative appoints Head of Secretariat
April 24, 2015
Zeid: Time for Tunisia to put its torture prevention body into operation
April 21, 2015
The Philippines prepare visit by UN torture prevention body
April 2, 2015
Training on police monitoring with Senegal’s NPM
March 13, 2015
Méndez: The best interest of the child must be a priority
March 10, 2015
CPT: 25 years of torture prevention in Europe
March 10, 2015
Peru continues to delay NPM designation
March 10, 2015
Brazilian reflection on the torture prevention system
March 9, 2015
Including a gender perspective in the prevention of torture
March 6, 2015
Mauritania creates its National Preventive Mechanism
March 3, 2015
Rio's torture prevention body reports on abuse during the World Cup
January 29, 2015
Peru: APT calls on prompt entry into force of the NPM law
January 22, 2015
Reprisals - a major challenge for torture prevention bodies
January 21, 2015
Thailand presents draft anti-torture law
January 15, 2015
Report: Addressing children’s vulnerabilities in detention
December 18, 2014
The UN Convention against Torture – a vision needed more than ever
December 10, 2014
Detained asylum seekers within Australia’s ‘effective control’
December 2, 2014
Kick-off for Torture Prevention Ambassadors in the Asia Pacific
November 27, 2014
Need for continuous OSCE focus on torture prevention
November 27, 2014
UN Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture announces visits for 2015
November 26, 2014
African NHRIs discuss training of public officials
November 25, 2014
Morocco accedes to the torture prevention treaty
November 25, 2014
Special Rapporteur on Torture held expert consultation on children in detention
November 21, 2014
Revision of Action Plan on Human Rights and Democracy
November 20, 2014
“Clear connection between torture, ill-treatment and corrupt practices”
November 16, 2014
Human Rights Committee adopts General Comment on Liberty and Security
October 30, 2014
One month since the disappearance of 43 Mexican students
October 29, 2014
New members elected to the UN Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture
October 23, 2014
Preventing torture in Latin America - a shared responsibility
October 9, 2014
The torture report: have the right lessons been learnt?
October 3, 2014
Tunisian elections: Establishing National Preventive Authority a priority
October 2, 2014
Chinese police officers convicted of torture
September 25, 2014
Maldives: Serious concerns about charges against Human Rights Commissioners
September 23, 2014
UN panel focused on role of prevention
September 19, 2014
European Court dismisses allegations of torture against the UK
September 19, 2014
APT very concerned about Azerbaijan’s obstruction of SPT visit
September 18, 2014
CTI Forum: Governments confirm commitment to end torture
September 4, 2014
Mauritania makes progress in torture prevention
August 21, 2014
Australia: New Bill violates international law
August 20, 2014
Call for Applications to the OPCAT Special Fund
August 20, 2014
ASEAN Day: Increasing interest in torture prevention
August 7, 2014
Brazil nominates national torture prevention committee
July 28, 2014
APT guidance for upcoming SPT elections
July 15, 2014
First Jean-Jacques Gautier NPM Symposium on children in detention
July 1, 2014
Roundtable on solitary confinement in Switzerland
June 26, 2014
Africa: taking a step forward in the prevention of torture
June 26, 2014
Strengthening application of right to liberty and security
June 5, 2014
Evaluation of APT’s torture prevention work 2011-2012
June 2, 2014
Bahrain must grant victims of torture the right to complain
May 30, 2014
Judicial actors reject the use of forced confessions in Nepal
May 20, 2014
Opportunity for Qatar to step up its game in torture prevention
May 20, 2014
Guaranteeing the dignity of LGBTI persons in detention
May 16, 2014
Philippines propose new model for its National Preventive Mechanism
May 2, 2014
Brazilian judges encouraged to act on torture
April 24, 2014
Strong recommendations on torture prevention in the OSCE
April 17, 2014
First meeting with new Guatemalan NPM
April 17, 2014
Launch of police monitoring guide with Tunisian Ministry of Interior
April 16, 2014
Argentina takes new step towards establishing its NPM
April 11, 2014
Middle-Eastern NHRIs complete blended-learning course on torture prevention
April 7, 2014
UN torture prevention body focusing increasingly on NPMs
April 2, 2014
African anti-torture committee defines its priorities
March 17, 2014
Call for global study on children in detention
March 14, 2014
States launch long term anti-torture initiative
March 4, 2014
Regional OSCE discussions on torture prevention
February 21, 2014
Tajikistan: "Torture gap still needs to be breached"
February 18, 2014
Experts consider strategies to mitigate the risks of reprisals
February 6, 2014
Call for civil society to join National Committee for Prevention of Torture
February 4, 2014
European Court grants Saudi Arabia immunity for torture
January 21, 2014
Turkey takes long overdue decision to designate NPM
January 17, 2014
Paz Rojas awarded in Chile for her fight against torture
January 14, 2014
Urgent measures needed to prevent more deaths in prison in Brazil
January 10, 2014
Cambodia: towards an independent NPM?
December 20, 2013
Paris Principles 20 years: National human rights institutions as NPMs
December 19, 2013
Maldives' Parliament passes landmark Anti-Torture Act
December 17, 2013
Brazil: New decree regulates future National System to Prevent Torture
December 17, 2013
New torture prevention ambitions for African NHRIs
December 13, 2013
APT launches key publication for Russian-speaking world
December 10, 2013
Americas: Consultation on violence against LGBTI persons
December 10, 2013
Need for joined-up implementation of EU anti-torture tools
December 9, 2013
Call for candidates to new Tunisian NPM
November 28, 2013
Immigration detention in Europe: challenges for monitoring bodies
November 28, 2013
EU guidelines increase protection of LGBTI persons in detention
November 21, 2013
Experts consider the use of torture-tainted information
November 21, 2013
UN Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture announces visits for 2014
November 18, 2013
SPT publishes report of first visit to Argentina
November 14, 2013
Vietnam takes important step by signing Convention against Torture
November 12, 2013
Welcome trend to publish European anti-torture Committee reports
November 8, 2013
Increased networking a key result of European NPM project
November 8, 2013
Fostering regional cooperation for torture prevention in ASEAN
November 7, 2013
Demystifying the OPCAT in Mongolia
November 7, 2013
Paraguay NPM calls for closing of Tacumbú prison
November 7, 2013
Swiss-Senegalese exchange on torture prevention
November 7, 2013
Tunisian torture prevention body now established by law
October 31, 2013
70 States have now joined the OPCAT
October 22, 2013
Immigration detention exchange with parliamentarians
October 18, 2013
First NPM in the MENA region
October 10, 2013
Important efforts by Guinea-Bissau at the UN Treaty Event
October 7, 2013
Human Rights Council resolution focuses on rights of detainees
October 4, 2013
Tunisia: Parliament discussed NPM law
October 4, 2013
Can Switzerland put torture back on top of the OSCE agenda?
October 1, 2013
Committee against Torture welcomes new members
October 1, 2013
Arrest of activists throws spotlight on closed state of Russian detention facilities
September 27, 2013
Colombia should reconsider its position on OPCAT
September 24, 2013
Romania races against the OPCAT clock
September 19, 2013
New call for applications to the OPCAT Special Fund
September 17, 2013
Bahrain: Independent members key to new Prisoners’ Rights Commission
September 17, 2013
Rights within the EU: What role for European Institutions?
September 16, 2013
Excessive use of pre-trial detention in the EU
September 10, 2013
NGOs draw attention to human rights situation in Sri Lanka
September 2, 2013
Brazilian NPM law creates new system to prevent torture
August 27, 2013
Partnerships for torture prevention in the Southern Cone
August 23, 2013
Seven objectives for stronger UN treaty bodies
August 15, 2013
APT welcomes its first Asia Pacific Fellow
August 8, 2013
President Zuma signs anti-torture legislation
July 30, 2013
Increasing transparency in Tajikistan detention facilities?
July 26, 2013
Mongolia and the Committee against Torture: 2 years counting down!
July 23, 2013
Brazilian Congress adopts NPM law
July 12, 2013
Tunisia: NGOs call for the creation of the National Authority for Prevention of Torture
July 9, 2013
Asia Pacific NHRIs learn about detention of migrant workers
June 28, 2013
Network of NPMs stress need to support victims of torture
June 28, 2013
APT calls on governments to take steps to better prevent torture
June 25, 2013
Human Rights Rapporteur urges Panama to establish its NPM
June 25, 2013
International NGOs call on the EU to reactivate task force on torture
June 6, 2013
Mauritania: civil society seeks dialogue on torture prevention body
June 4, 2013
Concern about torture allegations in Argentina
May 31, 2013
APT appalled by attack on Kyrgyz partner
May 14, 2013
Fruitful year for UN’s torture prevention body
May 14, 2013
Time for universal rejection of torture!
May 7, 2013
Parliamentarians visit migration detention centres
May 6, 2013
Mexico should abolish preventive detention
May 6, 2013
Torture prevention goes hand in hand with democratic transition
May 6, 2013
Colombia says no to the OPCAT
May 1, 2013
Concerns about threats against Venezuelan Prisons Observatory
May 1, 2013
Urgent need for oversight of Australia's offshore detention
April 30, 2013
Focus on torture prevention for African human rights institutions
April 22, 2013
Emirates to give answer about OPCAT ratification
April 18, 2013
Election of members to the UN Committee against Torture
April 18, 2013
UN Subcommittee calls on Germany to stop short-changing its NPM
April 15, 2013
Peru must urgently establish a National Preventive Mechanism
April 15, 2013
New Zealand NPM wants 'more feet on the ground'
April 15, 2013
States to consider minimum detention standards
April 11, 2013
Australian territory leads the way towards OPCAT ratification
April 9, 2013
Launch of Balkan NPM Network
March 22, 2013
Time for Ghana to ratify torture prevention treaty
March 18, 2013
APT urges Guatemala to criminalise torture
March 18, 2013
Peru must address conditions of detention
March 18, 2013
Critical, but constructive report on Moldova’s NPM
March 15, 2013
Next steps for Argentina: Implement new NPM law
March 14, 2013
NGO coalition on Swiss UPR process: “Lack of courage”
March 14, 2013
Morocco’s parliament considering the torture prevention treaty
March 11, 2013
South Africa must do everything to prevent torture by the police
March 4, 2013
ASEAN neighbours discuss torture prevention
February 28, 2013
Uganda roadmap for torture prevention
February 28, 2013
Irish Prime Minister apologises for abuse of detained women
February 21, 2013
Prevention of torture on the right track in Algeria
February 20, 2013
Record overcrowding: Geneva prison is a pressure cooker
February 19, 2013
Kyrgyzstan begins selecting NPM members
February 18, 2013
Afghanistan: UN recommend torture prevention institution
February 6, 2013
Time to tackle torture in Tajikistan
February 5, 2013
Tiny island nation makes waves by signing torture prevention treaty
January 29, 2013
Russia reluctantly opens the lid on torture
January 29, 2013
Emirates considers torture prevention treaty
January 29, 2013
Increased monitoring powers for Arab human rights institutions
January 18, 2013
UN Committee examines rights of migrants in detention
January 17, 2013
Portugal moves against abuse with OPCAT ratification
January 17, 2013
Paraguay: setting a precedent in OPCAT implementation
January 16, 2013
China law bans confessions obtained through torture
January 14, 2013
Romania: New delay to set up its NPM
January 12, 2013
Statement: “Zero Dark Thirty” is a gross offense to victims of torture
January 11, 2013
Another important step to prevent torture in Tunisia
January 8, 2013
New law regulates prison system in Honduras
January 7, 2013
Identifying priorities for the Senegalese NPM
December 21, 2012
Norway intends to ratify the OPCAT
December 20, 2012
Local efforts to prevent torture in Brazil
December 20, 2012
Improving partnership between EU diplomatic corps and civil society
December 18, 2012
Research on effectiveness of torture prevention: phase 1 report available
December 18, 2012
Common concerns for UN anti-torture bodies
December 7, 2012
Senegalese torture prevention body seeks national dialogue
December 4, 2012
NPM peer-to-peer exchange in Latin America
December 4, 2012
An important step forward for the prevention of torture in Argentina
November 30, 2012
New UN standards and guidelines on access to legal aid
November 29, 2012
New Zealand NPM reviewing results after five years
November 29, 2012
Draft resolution against cruelty of female genital mutilation
November 28, 2012
Committee against Torture adopts General Comment on right to redress to victims
November 20, 2012
UN torture prevention body announces visits in 2013
November 19, 2012
Abu Qatada: UK court recognises real risk of torture-tainted evidence being used in court
November 14, 2012
“Shadow monitoring” with new Austrian torture prevention body
November 11, 2012
Guidance on judicial review and due process
November 9, 2012
APT welcomes new members of the SPT
November 2, 2012
Hearing on the situation of persons deprived of their liberty in Brazil
November 1, 2012
Mexico before the UN Committee Against Torture
November 1, 2012
Reports raise concerns over practices in Switzerland
October 31, 2012
New experts elected to the SPT
October 25, 2012
Switzerland up for its second human rights review
October 24, 2012
APT calls on Argentina to urgently adopt law establishing NPM
October 22, 2012
Alert on situation in Costa Rican prisons
October 15, 2012
Study on pretrial detention in the Americas
October 15, 2012
Mauritania's accession to the torture prevention treaty welcomed
October 10, 2012
"If I were Attorney-General in Australia..."
October 5, 2012
UN torture prevention body visits Kyrgyzstan
October 4, 2012
General Discussion on the right to liberty and security
October 4, 2012
Johannesburg Declaration: A platform for torture prevention action
October 4, 2012
Inauguration of Centre Jean-Jacques Gautier
September 21, 2012
APT’s statements on country reports at the Human Rights Council
September 19, 2012
APT participates in informal hearing on treaty body strengthening
September 10, 2012
Call for Application to the OPCAT Special Fund
August 20, 2012
European Union proposal risks suspects' rights to access a lawyer and to communicate upon arrest
August 13, 2012
Judges must exclude all evidence obtained by torture
August 13, 2012
Focus on the victims of torture
August 9, 2012
Robben Island Guidelines - 10 years later
August 3, 2012
Role of criminal justice actors in preventing torture?
July 31, 2012
European Union highlights the central role of NPMs in the prevention of torture
July 19, 2012
United against torture in Tunisia
July 6, 2012
In Support of Victims of Torture
July 6, 2012
Broad discussions on Panama’s NPM
July 5, 2012
Need for urgent reform of pre-trial detention in Europe
July 2, 2012
Parliamentary Committee finds ratification of the OPCAT in Australia’s interests
June 22, 2012
SPT deeply concerned over detention conditions in Brazil
June 22, 2012
Preventing torture in the context of democratic transitions
June 21, 2012
International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
June 20, 2012
Busy agenda for the Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture
June 19, 2012
SPT public meeting on prevention of torture for persons with mental health concerns
June 19, 2012
UPR Asia Roundup: what value are legal frameworks that prohibit torture?
June 8, 2012
Preventing torture in the context of democratic transitions in North Africa
June 5, 2012
Torture prevention in focus in Rio de Janeiro
June 5, 2012
Torture prevention actors meet in detention centre
May 31, 2012
The OPCAT Global Forum report is now available
May 29, 2012
Revised EU Guidelines on torture: weak on prevention
May 22, 2012
Tunisia: Torture prevention mechanism in new constitution
May 22, 2012
Special Rapporteur on Torture to visit Thailand
May 21, 2012
Second cycle of UN review process on human rights begins
May 21, 2012
Reform to address serious deficiencies in Honduran prison system
May 21, 2012
New dialogue on torture prevention in Mexican State
May 16, 2012
Action plan to combat torture in Kyrgyzstan
May 15, 2012
Important developments in Uganda & South Africa
May 11, 2012
14 OSCE States still to join global system to prevent torture
May 9, 2012
Anti-torture law before Nepalese Parliament
May 8, 2012
Mongolia to take decisive steps against torture
May 8, 2012
OPCAT + 10: Making a difference in torture prevention
May 8, 2012
166 organisations call on the EU institutions to stand for liberty of asylum seekers
May 8, 2012
APT publishes new briefing on drafting effective NPM annual reports
May 3, 2012
ASEAN Human Rights Declaration
May 2, 2012
First provincial preventive mechanism set up in Argentina
April 24, 2012
Parliaments key actors in the protection of human rights
April 24, 2012
Mongolia strikes down the death penalty - but time to move against torture
April 20, 2012
National mechanisms in Central America exchange experiences
April 20, 2012
Philippines ratifies the OPCAT
April 19, 2012
Respect for the UN Standard Minimum Rules through effective implementation
April 19, 2012
Multi-year research project on effectiveness of torture prevention
April 17, 2012
Reforms to draft federal code leaves door open for torture in Mexico
April 12, 2012
Tunisie: première étape vers un mécanisme national de prévention
April 2, 2012
The APT encourages Australia to act now to prevent torture
March 30, 2012
Integrated Actions to Prevent Torture and Ill Treatment in the State of Maranhão
March 30, 2012
Public exhibition of the 'Artists againt Torture' portfolio in Waldenbuch, Germany
March 27, 2012
Australia moves closer to OPCAT ratification
March 26, 2012
2012 October elections at the UN Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture: Follow APT’s guidance to present the best candidate!
March 22, 2012
La Mauritanie fait progresser la prévention de la torture
March 22, 2012
Paving the way for Colombia's ratification of the OPCAT
March 20, 2012
The Subcommittee on Prevention on Torture moves towards more transparency
March 20, 2012
Venezuela: APT calls for the prompt ratification of the Optional Protocol
March 19, 2012
The APT urges Thailand to fulfill its obligations under UNCAT
March 19, 2012
APT Responds to EU Green Paper on Detention
March 2, 2012
Discussion on SPT recommendations in Mexico
March 1, 2012
Kyrgyzstan: High Time to Act against Torture
March 1, 2012
Lebanon to re-examine obligations to prevent torture
February 28, 2012
The condemnation of Panama in Vélez Loor case raises debate on torture prevention
February 27, 2012
Protecting asylum-seekers, refugees and migrants in detention
February 23, 2012
Honduras prison disaster: Immediate action needed
February 16, 2012
UN Standard Minimum Rules: Standing the test of time
February 16, 2012
Tunisia needs to establish an independent torture prevention body
February 14, 2012
Evaluating the impact of human rights work
February 14, 2012
Is Indonesia close to adopt measures to prevent torture?
February 13, 2012
APT submits comments to the European Parliament on human rights strategy
February 13, 2012
Senegal NPM ready to start work
January 23, 2012
Prevention of torture: a commitment made by Panama
January 20, 2012
2012 will mark a greater engagement at the domestic level for the UN preventive body
January 17, 2012
What is the role of the UPR in the context of torture prevention?
January 10, 2012
UN and OAS joint efforts to prevent torture
January 10, 2012
No one knows about us
January 6, 2012
One voice, multiples actions to prevent torture
January 5, 2012
Time to ratify OPCAT in South Africa
January 5, 2012
Revision of the UN Standard Minimum Rules? APT's position
January 4, 2012
Brazil: Measures for the Prevention of Torture
December 23, 2011
[español] Brasil: Medidas pela Prevenção da Tortura
December 23, 2011
Veniosov v. Ukraine
December 22, 2011
Kanagaratnam and Others v. Belgium
December 22, 2011
Bahrain must take immediate measures
December 22, 2011
Building blocks for a torture free future
December 21, 2011
Challenges of Iraqi activists working on torture prevention
December 16, 2011
President Obama announces no veto of NDAA
December 15, 2011
Time to establish an effective oversight body in Chile
December 12, 2011
[español] Ya es tiempo de establecer un órgano de monitoreo en Chile para prevenir la tortura y otros malos tratos
December 12, 2011
Venezuela: Civil society debates OPCAT ratification
December 12, 2011
[español] Venezuela: la sociedad civil discute la ratificación del Protocolo Facultativo
December 12, 2011
Sustainable ways to make the prevention of torture a reality in Madagascar
December 8, 2011
High Commissioner Navi Pillay hails National Preventive Mechanism during first visit to the Maldives
December 5, 2011
Challenges of preventive monitoring discussed in the Philippines
December 5, 2011
APT presents oral statement to Committee against Torture
December 5, 2011
APT Global Forum on the OPCAT
November 9, 2011
Lebanese parliament to consider establishing a National Preventive Mechanism
November 7, 2011
Bangkok Rules: Women in detention have rights too
November 6, 2011
Armenian NPM shares working experience with international experts
November 6, 2011
Promoting the National System of Prevention in Argentina
November 6, 2011
[español] Promoviendo el sistema nacional de prevención en Argentina
November 6, 2011
New ICRC policy on torture
November 3, 2011
Call for Applications to the OPCAT Special Fund
November 2, 2011
Committee Against Torture: Members Elected
October 28, 2011
Mustafayev v. Ukraine
October 25, 2011
Gorobet v. Moldova
October 25, 2011
Strategic meeting on the OPCAT in Africa
October 18, 2011
OHCHR highlights role of prevention
October 18, 2011
Argentina: Detention centre interviews
October 14, 2011
[español] Capacitando al personal de la defensoria publica de la nacion Argentina
October 14, 2011
Torture Prevention in Mexico
October 13, 2011
[español] Fortalecer la prevención de la tortura en Mexico
October 13, 2011
Preventing Torture: The role of NHRIs
October 6, 2011
APT urges European Union to uphold the prevention of torture
September 28, 2011
Making better use of EU Guidelines to combat torture
September 28, 2011
Committee for the Prevention of Torture in Africa - Introduction
September 26, 2011
Election of members to the Committee Against Torture
September 23, 2011
Morocco to ratify UN torture prevention agreement
September 22, 2011
African NHRIs United Against Torture
September 21, 2011
Rio de Janeiro: Monitoring Methodology
September 20, 2011
[español] Rio de Janeiro: Metodologia de monitoramento
September 20, 2011
Government of Bahrain Urged to Prevent Torture
August 25, 2011
Maldives: First national dialogue amongst torture prevention actors
August 9, 2011
Strengthening the monitoring capacity of the Costa Rica NPM
August 8, 2011
[español] Fortalecer las capacidades de monitoreo del MNP de Costa Rica
August 8, 2011
Recommendations for the Senegalese NPM
August 5, 2011
The APT Facilitated CPTA Strategic Planning Workshop
August 5, 2011
Fomentando el rol de la sociedad civil en la implementación del Protocolo Facultativo
July 29, 2011
Dès aujourd’hui, la Tunisie ouvre les portes des lieux de détention pour prévenir la torture
July 28, 2011
The prevention of torture in Egypt
July 27, 2011
Tunisia: First State in North Africa to ratify the OPCAT!
July 26, 2011
APT is eligible for Official Development Aid (ODA)
July 10, 2011
European NPM Project – Albania
July 8, 2011
[español] Foro por la Firma y Ratificación del Protocolo Facultativo
July 5, 2011
Strengthening the Public Defense Office as a Monitoring Body in São Paulo
July 1, 2011
[español] Fortalecendo a Defensoria Pública como Órgão de Monitoramento
July 1, 2011
The Optional Protocol to the UN Convention against Torture: Celebrating 5 years of a world wide movement to prevent torture
June 22, 2011
Annual UN resolutions on torture
June 16, 2011
Americas - Regional Consultation with the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture
June 14, 2011
[español] Américas - Consulta Regional con el Relator sobre la Tortura de la ONU
June 14, 2011
Avancées dans la mise en œuvre de la Convention contre la Torture au Maroc
May 30, 2011
Guía APT/CEJIL de jurisprudencia sobre la tortura – Lanzamiento de la versión en español
May 30, 2011
La Tunisie sur le point de ratifier le Protocole facultatif
May 23, 2011
Human rights in the administration of justice
May 23, 2011
Strengthening the protection of migrants
May 23, 2011
NHRIs committed to playing a decisive role in combating torture
May 13, 2011
Mongolia's National Preventive Mechanism
May 5, 2011
La tortura en el derecho internacional: Guía de jurisprudencia
April 19, 2011
Strengthening torture prevention mechanisms in Europe
April 18, 2011
The prohibition and prevention of torture in Mauritania
April 13, 2011
Public Statement on the Middle East and North Africa
April 5, 2011
Building An Effective NPM in Montenegro
April 4, 2011
Preventing torture in Timor Leste through the OPCAT
March 31, 2011
Implementing the OPCAT in Federal and Other Decentralised States
March 30, 2011
APT Submits Paper to OHCHR Questionnaire on Prevention
March 29, 2011
La Comisión de Derechos Humanos del PARLATINO (Parlamento Latinoamericano) debate el Protocolo Facultativo
March 29, 2011
APT Global Forum on the OPCAT
March 28, 2011
National consultative seminar on NPM option in Burkina Faso
March 24, 2011
One step further in torture prevention in Benin: the SPT's report is now public
March 16, 2011
[español] La Asociación para la Prevención de la Tortura (APT) informa de los siguientes cambios en la Oficina de APT para América Latina (APT-AL), con sede en Panamá.
March 14, 2011
APT and Washington University Promote Enhanced Collaboration Between Bodies Visiting Places of Detention
March 7, 2011
A new phase in Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture's development
March 3, 2011
Northern Ireland NPM Meeting
March 3, 2011
Madagascar: Training of law practitioners on torture prevention
February 28, 2011
The Philippines one step closer to ratifying the OPCAT
February 16, 2011
Criteria for candidates to the mandate of UN Special Rapporteur on human rights while countering terrorism
February 16, 2011
Nepal: Consultation on Draft Penal and Criminal Procedure Codes
February 2, 2011
Implementation of the UNCAT in Morocco
January 10, 2011
NPM Establishment in Lebanon
January 10, 2011
Preventing Torture: The role of NHRIs
December 21, 2010
[español] Eleitos os membros do Mecanismo de Prevenção do Estado do Rio de Janeiro
December 14, 2010
Election of the members of the Preventive Mechanism of the State of Rio de Janeiro
December 14, 2010
[español] Para un mecanismo nacional de prevención más estratégico y eficaz en Costa Rica
December 13, 2010
An Effective National Preventive Mechanism for Costa Rica
December 13, 2010
Armenia Workshop for Judges and Prosecutors
December 13, 2010
European Conference of the International Ombudsman Institute
December 9, 2010
Joint NGO statement on UN Treaty Body Reform
December 1, 2010
Ivan Kuzmin v. Russia
November 29, 2010
Soare and Others v. Romania
November 29, 2010
Kuptsov and Kuptsova v. Russia
November 29, 2010
Derman v Turkey
November 29, 2010
Khodorkovskiy v Russia
November 29, 2010
Shishkin v Russia
November 29, 2010
Hellig v Germany
November 29, 2010
International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance
November 25, 2010
Promoting the OPCAT in Tajikistan
November 24, 2010
Actividades de Prevención de la Tortura en la Argentina
November 22, 2010
Guatemala Crea MNP Por Ley
November 16, 2010
APT Launches New OPCAT Database
November 16, 2010
European NPM Project - Spanish Workshop
November 16, 2010
Thailand: The OPCAT and Legal Reform
November 9, 2010
Promoting Independent Prison Complaint Mechanisms
November 9, 2010
Effective NPM Implementation for Turkey
November 3, 2010
Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture Becomes the Largest UN Treaty Body
October 29, 2010
2nd Regional OPCAT Seminar in MERCOSUR
October 21, 2010
Kurkaev v. Turkey
October 20, 2010
Logvinenko v Ukraine
October 20, 2010
A.B. v Russia
October 20, 2010
Planning Strategies for an NPM Visit
October 19, 2010
APT Advocacy at the 65th Session of the UN General Assembly
October 19, 2010
Advocacy at the 64th Session of the UNGA Third Committee
October 19, 2010
OPCAT Implementation and the Role of NHRIs
October 18, 2010
OPCAT Ratification: The Implications for South Africa
October 18, 2010
New Manual to Implement the Global Torture Prevention System
October 14, 2010
Preventing Torture: New Tools for NHRIs
October 12, 2010
Paraguay: Promoción de Ley MNP y Capacitación
October 7, 2010
New Special Rapporteur on Torture
October 6, 2010
The Rights of Persons Deprived of Liberty in Qatar
October 5, 2010
Promoting Kyrgyzstan's NPM Draft Law
October 4, 2010
Implementing UN recommendations in Kazakhstan
October 4, 2010
Preventing Torture in São Paulo, Brazil
September 24, 2010
Iskandrov v. Russia
September 24, 2010
Popa v. Moldova
September 24, 2010
OPCAT: New Ratifications and Signatures
September 23, 2010
Rio de Janeiro's Preventive Mechanism
September 22, 2010
APT visitó la Provincia de Santa Fe, en Argentina
September 20, 2010
Bekirski v. Bulgaria and Y.P. and L.P. v. France
September 2, 2010
Philippines: Torture Prevention Initiatives
September 2, 2010
Brasília: Federal Public Prosecutors for the Rights of Citizens
September 2, 2010
Hacia la implementación efectiva del Protocolo Facultativo en Honduras
September 1, 2010
Shchukin and Others v. Cyprus
August 19, 2010
Kopylov v. Russia
August 19, 2010
Abdolkhani and Karimnia v. Turkey
August 19, 2010
Strengthening the Maldives NPM - 3rd Workshop
August 13, 2010
The Role of Preventive Mechanisms in Brazil
August 10, 2010
Iniciativas federales y locales para prevenir la tortura en Argentina
August 9, 2010
Training Judges, Prosecutors and Police in Indonesia
July 27, 2010
Two New OPCAT Ratifications
July 21, 2010
Two New OPCAT Ratifications
July 21, 2010
Which NPM for Togo?
July 20, 2010
Election of Members to the Subcommittee on the Prevention of Torture
July 20, 2010
Members of the Consultative Group
July 20, 2010
Composition of Regional Coordinators of the Human Rights Council
July 20, 2010
Composition of the Bureau of the Human Rights Council
July 20, 2010
Lopota v. Russia
July 16, 2010
Preventing Torture in Central Asia and Turkey
July 16, 2010
CINAT criteria for the selection of the next UN Special Rapporteur on Torture
July 16, 2010
Loss of Patricio Rice
July 9, 2010
Human Rights Council Resolution Adopted
July 9, 2010
UN General Assembly Resolution Adopted
July 9, 2010
Human Rights Council
July 8, 2010
The European NPM Project - Georgia
July 7, 2010
Human Rights Council Review
July 7, 2010
Human Rights Council Review
July 7, 2010
52nd Optional Protocol Ratification
July 7, 2010
New coalition government must address human rights
July 5, 2010
Nepal: The Role of Judges and Prosecutors
July 1, 2010
Bahrain: Safeguards Against Torture
June 29, 2010
[español] La instalación de un mecanismo nacional de prevención en Uruguay
June 28, 2010
Establishing Uruguay's NPM
June 28, 2010
APT Participated in 26 of June Activities in Guatemala
June 28, 2010
Rio de Janeiro Approves Law to Establish a Local Preventive Mechanism
June 24, 2010
Detention Monitoring Workshop in Brazil
June 23, 2010
Boroanc? v. Romania
June 22, 2010
The Role of NPMs in Protecting Individuals' Key Rights in Police Custody
June 16, 2010
Ashot Harutyunyan v. Armenia
June 15, 2010
Capacity Building for Human Rights Defenders from the Gulf and Yemen
June 10, 2010
Promoting NPM Laws in Brazil
May 24, 2010
Strengthening Azerbaijan's NPM
May 24, 2010
First NPM on-site visit and exchange of experiences in Poland
April 30, 2010
Article 33 of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
April 28, 2010
Africa Torture Prevention Conference
April 23, 2010
Thailand: Implementing the UN Convention Against Torture
April 22, 2010
The APT at the UN Crime Prevention Congress in Brazil
April 21, 2010
Slyusarev v. Russia
April 20, 2010
Trabelsi v. Italy
April 10, 2010
Prospects for the ratification of the OPCAT and setting-up of an NPM in Italy
March 31, 2010
Prospects for the ratification of the OPCAT and setting-up of an NPM in Italy
March 31, 2010
Prevention of Torture: the APT Opens a Regional Office in Latin America
March 22, 2010
Prevención de la tortura: la APT abre una Oficina en América Latina
March 22, 2010
Prevenção da tortura: A APT Abre um Escritório na América Latina
March 22, 2010
[español] Prevención de la tortura: la APT abre una Oficina en América Latina
March 22, 2010
First Thematic Workshop: 'The role of NPMs in preventing ill-treatment in psychiatric institutions'
March 17, 2010
The role of NPMs in preventing ill-treatment in psychiatric institutions
March 17, 2010
Exchange with the Swiss National Commission for the Prevention of Torture
March 10, 2010
Exchange with the Swiss National Commission for the Prevention of Torture
March 10, 2010
Detention Monitoring for Local Authorities of Brazil
March 4, 2010
The Establishment of Kazakhstan's National Preventive Mechanism
February 10, 2010
The Establishment of Kazakhstan's National Preventive Mechanism
February 10, 2010
Progress in the Implementation of a Lebanese National Preventive Mechanism
February 3, 2010
Progress in the Implementation of a Lebanese National Preventive Mechanism
February 3, 2010
CINAT Checklist for Candidature to Special Rapporteur Mandate
January 25, 2010
CINAT Checklist for Candidature to Special Rapporteur Mandate
January 25, 2010
First Meeting of European National Preventive Mechanisms Contact Persons
January 21, 2010
First Meeting of European National Preventive Mechanisms Contact Persons
January 21, 2010
Furthering the Prevention of Torture in Africa
December 17, 2009
Promoting the Effective Prevention of Torture in Benin
December 11, 2009
Promoting the Effective Prevention of Torture in Benin
December 11, 2009
Advocating for the Adoption of NPM laws in Argentina
December 10, 2009
Brazil approves the first state law to create a local preventive mechanism under the OPCAT
December 8, 2009
Collaboration between the UN and the Inter-American Human Rights Systems
December 8, 2009
Collaboration between the UN and the Inter-American Human Rights Systems
December 8, 2009
Argentina: The Role of Health Professionals in Places of Detention
December 4, 2009
Argentina: The Role of Health Professionals in Places of Detention
December 4, 2009
Promoting OPCAT Ratification in El Salvador
December 1, 2009
Public Hearing on Kyrgyzstan's National Preventive Mechanism
November 30, 2009
Public Hearing on Kyrgyzstan's National Preventive Mechanism
November 30, 2009
Towards OPCAT Ratification and the Establishment of an NPM in Indonesia
November 27, 2009
Towards OPCAT Ratification and the Establishment of an NPM in Indonesia
November 27, 2009
Engaging with the National Preventive Mechanisms in New Zealand
November 26, 2009
Engaging with the National Preventive Mechanisms in New Zealand
November 26, 2009
Promoting OPCAT ratification in Australia
November 23, 2009
Promoting OPCAT ratification in Australia
November 23, 2009
Egypt: The role of judges and prosecutors in supervising deprivation of liberty for juveniles
November 19, 2009
Egypt: Judicial Oversight of Places of Juvenile Detention
November 19, 2009
Torture Prevention Initiatives at the Asian and Pacific Conference of Correctional Administrators
November 16, 2009
Torture Prevention Initiatives at the Asian and Pacific Conference of Correctional Administrators
November 16, 2009
The Optional Protocol in Brazil
November 13, 2009
The APT and New Tactics for Human Rights
November 9, 2009
The APT and New Tactics for Human Rights
November 9, 2009
New Partnerships for the Prevention of Torture in Europe
November 5, 2009
New Partnerships for the Prevention of Torture in Europe
November 5, 2009
Zimbabwe: Mission by UN Special Rapporteur on Torture Blocked
November 2, 2009
Zimbabwe: Mission by UN Special Rapporteur on Torture Blocked
November 2, 2009
Vacancy: Director of APT Regional Office for Latin America
October 29, 2009
Nomination of the Members of the Swiss National Preventive Mechanism
October 28, 2009
Moving the Torture Prevention Agenda Forward in South Africa
October 27, 2009
International Symposium for the Domestic Application of the OPCAT in South Korea
October 26, 2009
Instituting a National Preventive Mechanism in Turkey under the OPCAT
October 21, 2009
Development of a National Preventive Mechanism in Bosnia and Herzegovina
October 13, 2009
OPCAT Promotion in Japan
October 1, 2009
Working to Prevent Torture in Georgia
September 30, 2009
Madagascar: Seminar on the implementation of the national anti-torture legislation and the UN Convention against Torture
September 30, 2009
Switzerland becomes the 50th State Party to the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture
September 24, 2009
Des visites aux lieux de détention: la Suisse s'engage pour la prévention de la torture
September 24, 2009
Meilensteine in der Geschichte der Prävention von Folter und der APT
September 23, 2009
Weitere Angaben zur Eidgenössischen Kommission zur Verhütung von Folter
September 23, 2009
Besuche von Orten des Freiheitsentzugs: Schweizer Engagement für die Verhütung von Folter
September 23, 2009
Quelques repères dans l’histoire de la prévention de la torture et de l’APT
September 23, 2009
Informations supplémentaires sur la Commission fédérale de prévention de la torture
September 23, 2009
Des visites aux lieux de détention: la Suisse s’engage pour la prévention de la torture
September 23, 2009
Monitoring Places of Detention in Argentina
September 23, 2009
Thailand: Implementing the UN Convention Against Torture
September 23, 2009
OPCAT Promotion in Ghana
September 9, 2009
Scottish Custody Visiting Conference
September 9, 2009
OPCAT implementation in Liechtenstein: challenges and opportunities
September 3, 2009
New Compilation of Torture Laws
September 2, 2009
New UK Member of the UN Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture
August 31, 2009
Volunteer Opportunity
August 12, 2009
Support for Mexico's Prevention Body
August 10, 2009
Chile: The designation of a National Preventive Mechanism
July 30, 2009
Central America: Promoting OPCAT Ratification and Implementation
July 28, 2009
Maldives: NPM Implementation in Action
July 8, 2009
APT Submission to the Australian National Human Rights Consultation
July 6, 2009
The role of lawyers in preventing and combating torture
June 24, 2009
New Chief of Operations for the APT
June 19, 2009
Promoting OPCAT Ratification and Implementation in Togo
June 15, 2009
Participation au Forum des ONG et à la 45ème session de la Commission africaine
June 12, 2009
Detention Monitoring Training in Brazil
June 4, 2009
Tajikistan: Independent Detention Monitoring in Closed Institutions
May 26, 2009
University of St. Gallen honours former APT President
May 18, 2009
Official launch of the UK National Preventive Mechanism
May 18, 2009
Lebanon: Implementing the Optional Protocol
May 18, 2009
Thailand: Implementing the UN Convention Against Torture
May 7, 2009
The United Kingdom's National Preventive Mechanism
April 30, 2009
Supporting the Costa Rican National Preventive Mechanism
April 28, 2009
Implementing OPCAT: Experiences from South East Europe
April 16, 2009
Establishing an Effective National Preventive Mechanism in the Kyrgyz Republic
April 8, 2009
Bahrain: The Criminalization and Prevention of Torture
April 2, 2009
Expert meeting on National Preventive Mechanism self-assessment tool
April 2, 2009
Strengthening the prevention of torture in Uganda
March 24, 2009
Prevention of Torture in Serbia
March 23, 2009
Armenian Conference on Human Rights
March 23, 2009
Detention Monitoring Training for OHCHR Staff
March 5, 2009
Georgia: A Practical Training for Judges and Prosecutors
March 5, 2009
Lebanon: Options for a National Preventive Mechanism
March 3, 2009
Preventive Monitoring Workshop in Nepal
March 3, 2009
The Prevention of Torture in Kazakhstan: From Discussion to Practical Implementation
February 24, 2009
USA: International Conference on the Prevention of Torture
February 20, 2009
USA: International Conference on the Prevention of Torture
February 20, 2009
Premier séminaire national sur la mise en œuvre du Protocole facultatif au Maghreb
February 6, 2009
Senegal: The Establishment of an Effective National Preventive Mechanism
January 28, 2009
Strengthening the Capacity of the Moldovan National Preventive Mechanism
January 23, 2009
Maldives: NPM Implementation in Action
January 13, 2009
Proceedings of Central America OPCAT Seminar Available (in Spanish)
January 13, 2009
Civil Society and OPCAT Implementation in Brazil
December 22, 2008
Morocco: The Criminalisation of Torture
December 22, 2008
Monitoring Places of Detention in Mongolia
December 16, 2008
Preventing Torture in South Africa
December 12, 2008
Preventing Torture in South Africa
December 12, 2008
Civil Society and the Implementation of the Robben Island Guidelines
December 11, 2008
Effective OPCAT Implementation in Paraguay
December 9, 2008
Torture in China: from Impunity to Accountability
November 27, 2008
OPCAT in the OSCE Region: What it means and how to make it work?
November 24, 2008
Kazakhstan's National Preventive Mechanism: One Year to Implementation
November 17, 2008
Torture Prevention in Togo
November 13, 2008
Addressing the Ill-treatment of Detained Migrants
November 12, 2008
Detention Monitoring in Brazil
November 11, 2008
Indonesia: Putting the OPCAT into Practice
November 11, 2008
Combating Torture: A Manual for Judges and Prosecutors
November 4, 2008
Protecting Persons with Disabilities from Torture
November 3, 2008
Cyprus Ratifies the Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture
October 21, 2008
Implementation of the Optional Protocol in Lebanon
October 13, 2008
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia: Training on Police Monitoring for the Ombudsman's Office
October 7, 2008
Preventing Violence in Closed Institutions for Juveniles
October 6, 2008
Eastern European Conference on Monitoring Places of Detention
October 3, 2008
Uruguay and the Implementation of the Optional Protocol
October 2, 2008
Morocco: Lobbying for the OPCAT and dialogue on a future NPM
October 1, 2008
Cameroon signs the Optional Protocol to the UN Convention against Torture
September 30, 2008
Promoting the OPCAT in Bahrain
September 24, 2008
The Optional Protocol in Federal and Decentralized States
September 23, 2008
Supporting the establishment of a National Preventive Mechanism in the Philippines
September 19, 2008
The Implementation of the OPCAT in Moldova
September 18, 2008
Benin: Supporting the Implementation of the Convention against Torture and its Optional Protocol
September 18, 2008
Juvenile Detention Monitoring in Uruguay
August 22, 2008
Reprisals as a Consequence of Monitoring Places of Detention
August 18, 2008
Nepal: Preventive Detention Monitoring
August 5, 2008
West Africa Police and Torture Prevention
July 16, 2008
Implementing the Optional Protocol in Kyrgyzstan
July 7, 2008
Tajikistan and the UN Committee against Torture
July 4, 2008
Supporting Victims of Torture: Much remains to be done...
June 27, 2008
Asia Pacific Forum
June 25, 2008
UN Treaty Bodies - Enhancing NGO Participation
June 23, 2008
Preventing Torture in the South Caucasus
June 20, 2008
Uganda: Developing and Implementing National Preventive Measures and Mechanisms
June 12, 2008
Robben Island Guidelines: Training of African Francophone NGOs
June 12, 2008
Supporting an effective National Preventive Mechanism for Senegal
June 12, 2008
51st Optional Protocol Ratification
June 12, 2008
CINAT Statement to the UN Human Rights Council
June 9, 2008
Supporting the NPM Designation Process in Spain
June 9, 2008
Thailand & the UN Convention against Torture
May 21, 2008
Turkey: Monitoring Places of Detention
May 19, 2008
Madagascar: Effective implementation of the Convention against Torture
May 16, 2008
Preventing torture and ill-treatment in the French-speaking world
May 13, 2008
APT and the Council of Europe
May 13, 2008
Promoting the OPCAT in Nicaragua
May 13, 2008
Promoting the OPCAT in Nicaragua
May 12, 2008
APT 2007 Annual Report and Activities Report now available
May 6, 2008
NPM discussions continue in Ireland
May 6, 2008
Moldova - Enhancing the capacity of NPMs
May 5, 2008
Engaging with police forces in the Pacific
April 21, 2008
National Preventive Mechanism Designation Status
April 21, 2008
OPCAT: Promoting a better understanding of the role of national human rights structures
April 17, 2008
Independent Detention Monitoring in Mongolia
April 7, 2008
Estonia: Enhancing the capacity of National Preventive Mechanisms
April 3, 2008
APT in South Africa
March 31, 2008
The Optional Protocol in the African Region: the challenges of implementation
March 31, 2008
Promotion of the effective implementation of the Robben Island Guidelines
March 31, 2008
South Africa: Implementing the Optional Protocol
March 31, 2008
Georgia's proposed National Preventive Mechanism
March 26, 2008
Training on the criminalisation of torture in Morocco
March 20, 2008
Criminalisation et prévention de la torture en Maroc
March 20, 2008
The Americas human rights system makes strides on torture prevention
March 18, 2008
The Americas human rights system makes strides on torture prevention
March 18, 2008
El sistema interamericano de derechos humanos: avances para la prevención de la tortura
March 18, 2008
Egypt: Strengthening independent inspection mechanisms
March 18, 2008
The Role of Medical Doctors in the Fight against Torture
March 13, 2008
The Role of Medical Doctors in the Fight against Torture
March 13, 2008
Macedonia and the Implementation of the OPCAT
March 11, 2008
Macedonia and the implementation of the OPCAT
March 11, 2008
Robben Island - Images from the Workshop
March 10, 2008
Promotion of the implementation of the Robben Island Guidelines
February 28, 2008
The Follow-up Committee on the implementation of the Robben Island Guidelines
February 28, 2008
Robben Island Guidelines - Introduction
February 28, 2008
The Prohibition Of Torture Within The Context Of Emergency Situations
February 19, 2008
Togo and the Human Rights Treaty Bodies
February 18, 2008
A New National Preventive Mechanism for Germany
February 12, 2008
Independent Custody Visiting in Scotland
January 29, 2008
Maroc - octobre 2007
January 17, 2008
Maroc - mai 2006
January 17, 2008
Deprivation of Liberty and Human Rights - The prevention of torture in Europe
January 15, 2008
Turkey: OPCAT Panel Discussion
January 7, 2008
Judges and Prosecutors: The Prevention and Investigation of Torture
December 11, 2007
Georgia's OPCAT Implementation
December 11, 2007
Torture Prevention Skills for Latin American National Human Rights Institutions
November 27, 2007
Implementation of the OPCAT in the United Kingdom: The National Preventive Mechanism
November 23, 2007
Torture Prevention in Egypt
November 23, 2007
Madagascar: Drafting a national anti-torture law
November 16, 2007
El proceso de designación del MNP en España - documentos relevantes
November 12, 2007
Promoting the Optional Protocol in Timor-Leste
November 7, 2007
Armenia: Best Practices of OPCAT Implementation
November 7, 2007
Indonesia: Promoting the implementation of the Convention against Torture and its Optional Protocol
November 5, 2007
Kyrgyzstan: Independent Detention Monitoring of Closed Institutions
October 29, 2007
Monitoring places of detention in Brazil
October 15, 2007
The Optional Protocol in Chile
October 11, 2007
Establishment & Designation of National Preventive Mechanisms, Russian Version
October 9, 2007
APT and UN Subcommittee members in Bolivia
September 18, 2007
NPM Advisory Mission to Peru
September 18, 2007
The Ticking Bomb Scenario
September 14, 2007
Romania - Protecting human rights in institutions for people with mental disabilities
September 13, 2007
A National Preventive Mechanism for Austria
September 13, 2007
The APT on mission in the South Pacific
September 7, 2007
Nepal: National Workshop on Torture Prevention
September 3, 2007
Monitoring human rights in places of detention in the Middle East and North Africa
August 31, 2007
Ireland and the OPCAT
August 28, 2007
Albania's obligations under the Optional Protocol
July 25, 2007
Benin: the establishment of an effective NPM
July 18, 2007
Indonesia NGO Workshop: Presenting alternative reports to the Committee Against Torture
July 18, 2007
Indonesia: Promoting the implementation of the Convention against Torture and its Optional Protocol
July 18, 2007
OSCE - Promotion and Protection of Human Rights: Responsibilities and Effective Remedies
July 17, 2007
OPCAT Implementation Activities in the Americas, 26 June
June 28, 2007
Joint Statement on the occasion of the UN International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
June 26, 2007
International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
June 20, 2007
UK House of Lords decision on Rights of Civilian Detainees Abroad
June 13, 2007
Implementing the OPCAT in the United Kingdom
June 12, 2007
Georgia and the implementation of the Optional Protocol
June 11, 2007
Canada and the ratification of the Optional Protocol
June 8, 2007
Thailand: Ratification and Implementation of the UN Convention against Torture
June 8, 2007
National Preventive Mechanisms: The Role of Medical Doctors
June 5, 2007
Promotion of Human Rights in the Iraqi Police Sector and Penal System
June 5, 2007
1977-2007: 30 Years of the APT
May 30, 2007
Third sub-regional Training Course on Visits to Prisons for Public Defenders of Argentina
May 29, 2007
Workshop on Torture Prevention Skills for French-speaking national human rights institutions
May 28, 2007
Workshop on Torture Prevention Skills for French-speaking national human rights institutions
May 28, 2007
First South America OPCAT implementation seminar
May 24, 2007
Geneva - three experts criticise police violence
April 19, 2007
Role of UK military in torture and killings of Iraqi civilians
April 16, 2007
APT is awarded the 2007 Chico Mendes Resistance Prize
April 8, 2007
Torture Prevention in Turkey
April 3, 2007
Research
April 1, 2007
Advocacy before the Organisation of American States
April 1, 2007
The APT advocates for torture prevention in Nepal
April 1, 2007
Advocacy for the prevention of torture in the European inter-governmental bodies
March 19, 2007
NPM Workshop in Mali
March 14, 2007
Promoting the Optional Protocol in Kenya
March 14, 2007
Promoting the OPCAT in Central Asia
February 19, 2007
The Prevention of Torture in Practice: Seminar on the implementation in Brazil of the OPCAT
February 15, 2007
Colloquium on the National Preventive Mechanism in Paraguay
February 15, 2007
Workshop on Implementation of the UNCAT and its Optional Protocol in the Maldives
February 15, 2007
Detention Monitoring Workshop for Mexican NGOs
February 15, 2007
Experts meetings on National Preventive Mechanisms in Mexico
February 15, 2007
OPCAT Advocacy Mission to Nepal
February 15, 2007
Seminar on the domestication of the UNCAT in Madagascar
February 5, 2007
The Judiciary and Torture Prevention – Argentina (26-29 April 2005)
January 31, 2007
Artists Against Torture
January 30, 2007
Seminar on prevention of torture in Chile
January 26, 2007
[español] Seminario sobre la prevención de la tortura en Chile
January 26, 2007
Training Workshop in Uganda
January 26, 2007

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