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Features

Syria: Torture and Punishment

04 Nov 2014

Torture has been documented as a weapon of war in Syria, and the UN Human Rights Office through its Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture, is helping victims to access much needed rehabilitation services.

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Features

Kyrgyzstan: Torture on Trial

20 Oct 2011

In June 2010, when violence broke out between Uzbeks and Kyrgyz in southern Kyrgyzstan, hundreds of people were detained. Now those Uzbeks who were detained by Kyrgyz police are filing claims of torture while in detention, and pressing charges throug

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Press conference by Dr. Jens Modvig, Chair of the UN Committee against Torture, Mr. Malcolm Evans, Chair of the UN Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture, and Mr. Juan Mendez, UN Special Rapporteur on Torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading

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Victims of torture across the continent of Africa are turning to the Africa Centre for the Prevention and Resolution of Conflict in Senegal to help them overcome the psychological and physical scars of war.  Methods used at the centre provide an oppo

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Meetings & Events

Launch of Alliance for Torture-Free Trade

18 Sep 2017

The Alliance for Torture-Free Trade is an initiative of Argentina, the European Union and Mongolia. So far over 50 countries across the world have committed to the aim of the Alliance - to end the trade in goods used to carry out torture and capital

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Meetings & Events

Launch of Alliance for Torture-Free Trade

18 Sep 2017

The Alliance for Torture-Free Trade is an initiative of Argentina, the European Union and Mongolia. So far over 50 countries across the world have committed to the aim of the Alliance - to end the trade in goods used to carry out torture and capital

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"How holistic treatment can heal the wounds and facilitate justice and prevention"

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Under Argentina's military dictatorship in the 1970s torture was widespread – and many thousands were "disappeared". A courageous lawyer was among those who suffered – but today he's campaigning to end torture worldwide.

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Speakers: Juan Ernesto Méndez, Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment; Claudio Grossman, Chair of the Committee against Torture and Malcolm Evans, Chair of the Subcommittee on Prevention of

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Panel discussion moderated by Mr. Juan E. Méndez, Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.

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