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Preventing torture in Europe
www.cpt.coe.int

Follow-up statement 
(COVID-19)

issued on 9 July 2020

Statement of Principles (COVID-19)
issued on 20 March 2020

  

About the CPT About the CPT

The CPT visits places of detention and assesses how persons deprived of their liberty are treated in order to strengthen their protection from torture and inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.

Statistics Statistics

In total:

  • 467 visits carried out (271 periodic + 196 ad hoc)
  • 425 visit reports published

So far this year:

  • 6 periodic visits and 8 ad hoc visits carried out
  • 19 visit reports published

(as at 23 December 2020)