Prohibition and punishment of torture and other forms of ill-treatment

25 June 2014

Factsheet on measures of national implementation regarding torture and other forms of ill-treatment. In particular the following questions/topics are addressed: definition of torture and other forms of ill-treatment; key international instruments; key legal obligations deriving from the prohibition of torture and other forms of ill-treatment under international law; monitoring and reporting mechanisms; prevention of torture and other forms of ill-treatment.

Prohibition and punishment of torture and other forms of ill-treatment – Factsheet

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