Events

23
Nov

OPCAT ratification and NPM establishment, Johannesburg, South Africa

November 23 - 24, 2017

Together with the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC), the APT is organising a two-day stakeholder engagement meeting to build on the new momentum for torture prevention - including for OPCAT ratification and implementation - in the country.

27
Nov

Workshop on the preventive monitoring of police stations, Nouakchott, Mauritania

November 27 - 30, 2017

As part of its partnership with the Mauritanian National Torture Prevention Mechanism (NTPM), and following a discussion with its President and members during the first regional meeting of NPMs in Rabat, the APT will hold a practical training workshop on the monitoring of police stations in the country from 27-30 November 2017, in Nouakchott.

27
Nov

Preventing torture in psychiatric institutions: briefing the UN Committee against Torture, Geneva, Switzerland

November 27, 2017

The APT is organising a thematic briefing for members of the UN Committee against Torture (CAT) to review and discuss human rights issues related to deprivation of liberty and the treatment of persons in psychiatric institutions.