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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee publishes a response of the Danish authorities to the report on the 2019 visit

03/03/2020

The response concerns the CPT’s comments and recommendations on the Ellebæk Centre for Foreigners and Nykøbing Falster Holding Centre. The Danish Government has made this response public. A full response by the Danish authorities is due in May 2020. Read the response

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee publishes report on Denmark

07/01/2020

The main objective of the visit was to assess the progress made since the CPT’s previous visit in 2014. In this context, the CPT’s delegation paid particular attention to the safeguards against police ill-treatment as well as to the situation in prisons and establishments for detained migrants,...

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Denmark agrees to automatic publication of reports by Council of Europe anti-torture Committee

29/05/2018

Commenting on this decision, Mykola Gnatovskyy, President of the CPT, stated the following: “Authorising the timely publication of visit reports is indicative of the strength of commitment to the implementation of the CPT’s recommendations. The decision of the Danish Government to adopt an...

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Activities Activities

Periodic visit: 03/04/2019 - 12/04/2019


Periodic visit: 04/02/2014 - 13/02/2014

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2014) 25]
    • Executive summary:
  • Publication news flash
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2015) 16]

Ad hoc visit: 25/09/2012 - 27/09/2012 (Greenland)

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2013) 3]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2013) 11]

Periodic visit: 11/02/2008 - 20/02/2008

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2008) 26]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2009) 12]

Periodic visit: 28/01/2002 - 04/02/2002

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2002) 18]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2007) 46]

Periodic visit: 29/09/1996 - 09/10/1996

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (97) 4]
  • Government interim report: [CPT/Inf (97) 14]
  • Government follow-up report: [CPT/Inf (98) 6]

Periodic visit: 02/12/1990 - 08/12/1990

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (91) 12]
  • Government responses: [CPT/inf (96) 14]