News on prevention

A major setback for torture prevention in Brazil
June 12, 2019
Romania: Strengthening NPM capacity to monitor psychiatric institutions
June 6, 2019
Madagascar: Strengthening the rights of persons in police custody
May 23, 2019
The Mauritanian National Preventive Mechanism (NPM) publishes its first annual report
May 13, 2019
Armenia: Strengthening the NPM’s capacity to follow-up on its recommendations
May 13, 2019
Cross-regional exchange on the relevance of the “Guidelines on investigative interviewing and associated safeguards” to the Arab and African countries
May 8, 2019
South Africa makes headway towards OPCAT ratification
May 7, 2019
Rwanda: NCHR launches new mandate as NPM
May 6, 2019
Guidelines on investigative interviewing & associated safeguards – drafting group meets in Norway
April 10, 2019
Analysis on access to a lawyer during the first hours of custody in Mexico
April 1, 2019
Paraguay: Strengthening the NPM’s strategies for effective reporting and follow-up to recommendations
March 27, 2019
Torture and corruption in focus at the UN Human Rights Council
March 5, 2019
2019 elections to the UN Committee against Torture: time to nominate candidates
January 28, 2019
Launch of a Survey on Prison Oversight Bodies in Europe
January 23, 2019
Rwanda: National Commission for Human Rights prepares ground to launch preventive mandate
January 11, 2019