torture

torture

UN meeting in 1946

‘We the People……’

On the 24th October 1945, the United Nations (UN) officially came into being after the ratification of its founding document, the UN Charter, by the…

People of the DRC holding a sign saying Peace, Peace, Peace, Please

Research institutions partnerships with Wilton Park

We reflect on our partnerships with research institutions, such as the Centre for International Studies at the University of Oxford and Carnegie Corporation of New…

People stood in line wearing No Torture hats and t-shirts for the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

Today is the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture; a day of solidarity for those who have endured the unimaginable, subjected to gross…

Looking ahead: new strategies for tackling torture and improving prevention

Identifying innovative approaches to torture prevention alongside existing legal provisions and measures to ensure an absolute prohibition on torture. Strategies for tackling torture and improving…

Mural of Monsignor Oscar Arnulfo Romero

Recognising the Right to Truth Day

Recognition of the right to truth about human rights violations and the dignity of victims is reflected in our programme on human rights,…