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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee publishes response of the Dutch authorities

21/09/2017

The response has been made public at the request of the Dutch authorities. The CPT’s report on the May 2016 visit was published on 19 January 2017. Read the response Read the CPT report

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CPT publishes report on the Netherlands

19/01/2017

One of the main objectives of the visit was to examine the treatment and care of patients placed in penitentiary psychiatric centres. The CPT’s delegation also examined, for the first time, the situation of patients placed against their will in two civil psychiatric hospitals. Further, three...

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Activities activities

Periodic visit: 02/05/2016 - 13/05/2016


Ad hoc visit: 12/05/2014 - 22/05/2014 (Caribbean part)

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2015) 27]
    • Executive summary:
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2015) 28]

Ad hoc visit: 16/10/2013 - 18/10/2013 (Return flight)

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2015) 14]
  • Government response: Dutch version: [CPT/Inf (2015) 15]

Periodic visit: 10/10/2011 - 21/10/2011

  • CPT report (Tilburg): French version: [CPT/Inf (2012) 19]
  • Publication news flash
  • Government response (in French) [CPT/Inf (2013) 10]
  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2012) 21]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2013) 22]

Periodic visit: 04/06/2007 - 14/06/2007 (Europe + Antilles + Aruba)


Periodic visit: 17/02/2002 - 26/02/2002 (Europe + Antilles)


Ad hoc visit: 25/01/1999 - 29/01/1999 (Antilles)

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2000) 9]
  • Government response: [CPT/inf (2000) 10] 

Ad hoc visit: 07/12/1997 - 11/12/1997 (Antilles)

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (98) 17]
  • Government response:  [CPT/inf (98) 17]

Periodic visit: 17/11/1997 - 27/11/1997

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (98) 15]
  • Government interim report: [CPT/Inf (99) 5]
    • Appendices:

Ad hoc visit 26/06/1994 - 02/07/1994 (Antilles + Aruba)

  • CPT report (Antilles): [CPT/Inf (96) 1]
  • Government response (Antilles): [CPT/Inf (96) 1]
  • CPT report (Aruba): [CPT/Inf (96) 27]
  • Government interim report (Aruba): [CPT/Inf (96) 27]
  • Government follow-up report (Aruba): [CPT/Inf (96) 27]

Periodic visit 30/08/1992 - 08/09/1992

  • CPT report: French version: [CPT/Inf (93) 15]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (93) 20]