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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee visits Turkey

20/05/2019

The main objective of the visit was to examine the treatment and safeguards afforded to persons detained by law enforcement agencies. To this end, the CPT’s delegation interviewed hundreds of persons who were or had recently been held in police custody in the Ankara, Diyarbakır, Istanbul and...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee visits psychiatric hospitals and social welfare institutions in Turkey

17/04/2018

The main objective of the visit was to examine the treatment and living conditions of patients/residents in psychiatric hospitals and social welfare institutions. In addition, the CPT’s delegation looked into the legal safeguards related to involuntary placement procedures and their...

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Activities activities

Ad hoc visit: 06/05/2019 - 17/05/2019


Ad hoc visit: 04/04/2018 - 13/04/2018


Periodic visit: 10/05/2017 - 23/05/2017


Ad hoc visit: 29/08/2016 - 06/09/2016


Ad hoc visit: 28/04/2016 - 29/04/2016


Ad hoc visit: 16/06/2015 - 23/06/2015


Periodic visit: 09/06/2013 - 21/06/2013

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2015) 6]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2015) 7]

Ad hoc visit: 16/01/2013 - 17/01/2013

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2014) 7]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2014) 8]

Ad hoc visit: 21/06/2012 - 28/06/2012


Ad hoc visit: 26/01/2010 - 27/01/2010

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2010) 20]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2010) 21]

Periodic visit: 04/06/2009 - 17/06/2009


High-level talks: 13/10/2008


Ad hoc visit: 20/05/2007 - 22/05/2007

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2008) 13]
    • Addendum:
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2008) 14]

Ad hoc visit: 22/11/2006 - 04/12/2006

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2009) 17]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2009) 18]

Ad hoc visit: 07/12/2005 - 14/12/2005

  • CPT report:   [CPT/Inf (2006) 30]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2006) 31]

Periodic visit: 16/03/2004 - 29/03/2004

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2005) 18]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2005) 19]

Ad hoc visit: 07/09/2003 - 15/09/2003

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2004) 16]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2004) 17]

Ad hoc visit: 16/02/2003 - 17/02/2003

  • CPT report:  [CPT/Inf (2004) 2]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2004) 3]

Ad hoc visits 01/09/2002 – 06/09/2002 and 21/03/2002 – 27/03/2002

  • CPT preliminary observations on the March visit:  [CPT/Inf (2002) 13]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2002) 13]
  • Publication news flash
  • CPT report:  [CPT/Inf (2003) 28]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2003) 29]

Periodic visit: 02/09/2001 - 14/09/2001

  • CPT preliminary observations: [CPT/Inf (2002) 3]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2002) 3]
  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2002) 8]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2003) 13]
    • Publication news flash

Ad hoc visits: 22/05/2001 - 24/05/2001, 18/04/2001 – 21/04/2001, 10/01/2001 - 15/01/2001, 10/12/2000 - 16/12/2000


Ad hoc visit: 16/07/2000 - 24/07/2000

  • CPT preliminary observations: [CPT/Inf (2000) 19]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2000) 19]
  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2001) 25]
  • Government response:  [CPT/Inf (2001) 26]

Ad hoc visit: 27/02/1999 - 03/03/1999

  • CPT preliminary observations: [CPT/Inf (99) 17]
  • CPT report:  [CPT/Inf (2000) 17]
  • Government response:  [CPT/Inf (2000) 18]

Periodic visit: 05/10/1997 - 17/10/1997

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (99) 2]
  • Government interim report:  [CPT/Inf (99) 3]
    • Annexes:
  • Publication news flash
  • Government follow-up report: [CPT/Inf (99) 18]

Public Statement: 06/12/1996

  • Public Statement: French version: Turkish version: [CPT/Inf (96) 34]

Ad hoc visit: 18/09/1996 - 20/09/1996

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2007) 9]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2007) 10]

Ad hoc visit: 19/08/1996 - 23/08/1996 (organised following an invitation)

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2001) 1]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2001) 1]

Ad hoc visit: 16/10/1994 - 28/10/1994

  • CPT report:    [CPT/Inf (2007) 7]
  • Government response:  [CPT/Inf (2007) 8]

Public Statement: 15/12/1992

  • Public Statement: French version: [CPT/Inf (93) 1]

Periodic visit: 22/11/1992 - 03/12/1992

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2007) 5]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2007) 6]

Ad hoc visit: 29/09/1991 - 07/10/1991

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2007) 3]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2007) 4]

Ad hoc visit: 09/09/1990 - 21/09/1990

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2007) 1]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2007) 2]