Council of Europe anti-torture Committee announces periodic visits to eight countries in 2022

29/07/2021

The Committee intends to examine the treatment of persons deprived of their liberty in the following countries: Croatia Estonia Italy Netherlands Poland Portugal San Marino Ukraine Persons and organisations in possession of relevant information concerning the situation of persons deprived of...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee (CPT) President holds high-level talks with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior of Croatia on migration issues

08/02/2022

The talks focussed on the implementation of the recommendations contained in the CPT’s report on the 2020 ad hoc visit to Croatia, published on 3 December 2021. The CPT’s President reiterated the necessity for the Croatian authorities to maintain a constant vigilance to ensure that migrants...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee publishes the response of the Croatian authorities to the report on the 2020 ad hoc visit on migration issues

01/03/2022

The response has been made public at the request of the Croatian authorities following the recent high-level talks held between the President of the CPT and the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior of Croatia, on 4 February 2022 in Strasbourg. Read the response: in English; in...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee publishes report on its 2020 ad hoc visit to Croatia

03/12/2021

In a report on Croatia published today, the CPT urges the Croatian authorities to take determined action to stop migrants being ill-treated by police officers and to ensure that cases of alleged ill-treatment are investigated effectively. The Committee carried out a rapid reaction visit to...

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Activities Activities

High-level talks: 04/02/2022


High-level talks: 18/10/2021


Ad hoc visit: 10/08/2020 - 14/08/2020


Periodic visit: 14/03/2017 - 22/03/2017


Periodic visit: 19/09/2012 - 27/09/2012


Periodic visit: 04/05/2007 - 14/05/2007


Periodic visit: 01/12/2003 - 09/12/2003


Periodic visit: 20/09/1998 - 30/09/1998

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2001) 4]
  • Government responses: [CPT/Inf (2001) 5]