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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

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