25th anniversary of the Anti-torture Committee: Conference to examine challenges for preventing ill-treatment and torture in Europe

02/03/2015 Strasbourg

The international conference “CPT at 25: taking stock and moving forward” will present the work carried out by the Council of Europe Committee for Prevention of Torture (CPT) over the past 25 years and will examine the challenges for the prevention of ill-treatment and torture in Europe. Speakers...

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Human rights and business

25/02/2015 Strasbourg

The Drafting Group on Human Rights and Business (CDDH-CORP) held its fourth meeting from 25 to 27 February with Mr René Lefeber (Netherlands) in the Chair. Composed of fifteen members from Council of Europe member States, and a great number of observers, including the UN Office of the High...

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