The CPT welcomes this positive step taken by the Government of Azerbaijan and encourages the...
CPT urges European states to hold persons in remand detention only as a measure of last resort and in adequate conditions20/04/2017
In many European countries the persistent problem of overcrowding in prisons is due to a large...
CPT publishes report on its UK visit: criticism levelled at spiralling violence and lack of safety in prisons; and inadequate safeguards to protect patients in mental health settings highlighted19/04/2017
In the report, the CPT welcomes the recent recognition by the authorities to reform the prison...
27 March - 6 April - periodic visit to Belgium
28 March - 4 April - periodic visit to Slovenia
4 April - high-level talks in Lithuania
31 March - meeting with Frontex Director
Bulgaria, Estonia, Montenegro, Poland, Turkey, Ukraine
Albania, Andorra, Czech Republic, Georgia, Hungary, Norway, Romania, Slovak Republic
- 409 visits carried out (242 periodic visits + 167 ad hoc visits)
- 358 CPT reports published
So far this year:
- 6 visits carried out (4 periodic + 2 ad hoc)
(as at 25 April 2017)