This section features relevant tools and publications, key public statements, annual reports, and event reports as well as other useful links on the prohibition of torture and other forms of ill-treatment. All our resources are freely accessible and available to download from this website.

  • Policy and Strategy

    CTI Ratification and Implementation Strategy 2016-17

    Released on 2 March 2016, the Strategy will steer the work of the CTI over 2016-17 in achieving its overall vision of universal ratification of the UN Convention against Torture (UNCAT), by 2024. The Strategy will also support States parties to reduce the risk of torture as they work actively to implement the Convention’s provisions.




  • Policy and Strategy

    Catalogue of Activities 2015

    Based on inputs and discussions during the first CTI Forum, the catalogue of activities for 2015 has been developed by the five governments behind the CTI.

  • Policy and Strategy

    What is the Convention against Torture Initiative

    One-page summary of the Convention against Torture Initiative (CTI).