APT submits comments to the European Parliament on human rights strategy

Monday, February 13, 2012

The APT has written to Members of the European Parliament to encourage them to sponsor a robust and effective EU policy on human rights, and particularly on torture prevention.


EU actions against torture should acknowledge that there exists a risk of torture or ill treatment everywhere, including in the EU and that equal attention and efforts should be given to internal EU policies, as well as external policies on the matter.

Read more in the APT submission to Members of the European Parliament

APT recommendations on the revision of the EU Guidelines on torture

EU human rights country strategies and EU Guidelines on torture - Joint letter from Amnesty International, APT, FIACAT, IRCT, and OMCT to the EU

HRDN recommendations on the EU human rights strategy

HRDN manifesto to the European Parliament