Geneva 3 September 2014. The first Forum of the Convention against Torture Initiative (CTI), held brought together high level government representatives of 18 countries from all regions of the world and leading UN experts to discuss solutions to Governments’ challenges in the fight against torture. The Forum was opened by the Secretary General of the […]Read more
Chile, Denmark, Ghana, Indonesia and Morocco launch initiative for universal ratification of the UN Convention against Torture GENEVA 4 MARCH 2014. The adoption of the UN Convention against Torture, in 1984, was a landmark in the global fight against torture and ill-treatment. The Convention underlined a fundamental principle: Torture is never, under any circumstances, justified. […]Read more
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