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Committee Against Torture

Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment,
G.A. res. 39/46, annex, 39 U.N. GAOR Supp. (No. 51) at 197, U.N. Doc. A/39/51 (1984), entered into force June 26, 1987.
Ratification information
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Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment,
G.A. res. A/RES/57/199, adopted Dec. 18, 2002 [reprinted in 42 I.L.M. 26 (2003)].
Ratification information

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Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture (OPCAT)
Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture
Decisions and views of the Committee under article 22 of the Convention
General Comments of the Committee Against Torture
Concluding Observations/Comments of the Committee Against Torture
Consideration of reports submitted by States Parties under article 19 of the Convention
Rules of Procedure of the Committee Against Torture,
U.N. Doc. CAT/C/3/Rev.3 (1998).
General guidelines regarding the form and contents of periodic reports to be submitted by states parties under Article 19, Paragraph1, of the Convention,
U.N. Doc. C/14/Rev. 1 (1998), entered into force June 2, 1998.
United Nations Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture

Special Rapporteur of the Commission on Human Rights on the question of torture

Official Committee Against Torture site at the UNHCHR
Other primary documents on the prevention of torture
Membership and Officers of the Committee Against Torture
Association for the Prevention of Torture (APT) -
Compilation of Torture Laws




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