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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee (CPT) publishes report on its 2021 visit to Bulgaria

18/10/2022

During the visit, the delegation examined the treatment, conditions and legal safeguards offered to patients with psychiatric disorders and residents of social care institutions, as well as the treatment and conditions of detention of persons in police custody and penitentiary establishments. In...

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The Council of Europe anti-torture Committee held high-level talks in Bulgaria

07/06/2022

Representatives of the Council of Europe's Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) have recently returned from high-level talks in Sofia, Bulgaria. The main objective of the talks, which took place on 31 May and 1 June 2022, was to discuss...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee issues public statement on Bulgaria

04/11/2021

The Council of Europe's Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) has issued a public statement on Bulgaria today. This Statement, which is made in application of Article 10 (2) of the Convention establishing the Committee,[1] addresses the...

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Activities Activities

High-level talks: 31/05/2022 - 01/06/2022


Public Statement: 04/11/2021

  • Public Statement concerning Bulgaria: French version: Bulgarian version:  [CPT/Inf (2021) 26]
  • Publication news flash

Periodic visit: 01/10/2021 - 13/10/2021


Ad hoc visit: 10/08/2020 - 21/08/2020


High-level talks: 15/01/2019


Ad hoc visit: 10/12/2018 - 17/12/2018


Periodic visit: 25/09/2017 - 06/10/2017


Public Statement: 26/03/2015

  • Public Statement concerning Bulgaria: ; French version: ; Bulgarian version:  [CPT/Inf (2015) 17]
  • Publication news flash

Ad hoc visit: 13/02/2015 - 20/02/2015

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2015) 36]
    • Executive summary:
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2015) 37]
  • Publication news flash

Periodic visit: 24/03/2014 - 03/04/2014

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2015) 12]
    • Executive summary
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2015) 13]
  • Publication news flash

Ad hoc visit: 04/05/2012 - 10/05/2012


Periodic visit: 18/10/2010 - 29/10/2010


Ad hoc visit: 15/12/2008 - 19/12/2008

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2010) 29]
  • Government response: [CPT/inf (2010) 30]

Periodic visit: 10/09/2006 - 21/09/2006


Ad hoc visit: 16/12/2003 - 22/12/2003


Periodic visit: 17/04/2002 - 26/04/2002


Periodic visit: 25/04/1999 - 07/05/1999

 

Periodic visit: 26/03/1995 - 07/04/1995

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (97) 1]
  • Government responses: [CPT/Inf (97) 1]