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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:

  • 476 visits carried out (277 periodic + 199 ad hoc)
  • 436 visit reports published

So far this year:

  • 6 periodic visits
  • 3 ad hoc visits 
  • 11 visit reports published

(as at 6 October 2021)