Assistance to victims of torture

OMCT’s urgent assistance to victims of torture is part of its global effort to ensure that victims of torture receive redress and rehabilitation by responding immediately in an effective and appropriate manner to their needs. OMCT is currently the only international non-governmental organisation to provide indispensable and urgent legal, medical and/or social assistance directly to women, men and children who have suffered, or are at risk of, torture. Thanks to the members of the SOS-Torture Network, OMCT is able to identify and assess requests for urgent assistance and grant the necessary aid in a very short time. [Read more…]


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10 December, International Human Rights Day: CINAT Statement On Torture and Ill-Treatment.

December 10, 2005  |  Statements

26 June - UN International Day in support of victims of torture

June 26, 2005  |  Events

statement of the CINAT about June 26, 2005

June 24, 2005  |  Statements

United Nations International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

January 3, 2005  |  Events

The WOAT asks Sub Commission's experts to assume a more active role in the promotion and the protection of the Human Rights

August 16, 2004  |   Assistance to victims, Monitoring Protection Mechanisms, Violence against women  |  Urgent Interventions

65th Session of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination - Geneva from 2 to 20 August 2004

July 30, 2004  |   Assistance to victims, Monitoring Protection Mechanisms  |  Events

Serbia :  State violence in Serbia and Montenegro (unedited)

June 25, 2004  |   Assistance to victims, Monitoring Protection Mechanisms, Rights of the Child, Violence against women  |  Reports and Publications  |  Serbia

Iraq:  CINAT: Statement on revelations of torture by coalition forces in Iraq

May 18, 2004  |  Statements  |  Iraq

The Urgent Assistance to Victims of Torture in 2003

December 31, 2003  |  Statements

In the International Day of Support to the Victims of Torture, several international NGOs denounce the drifts of the struggle against terrorism

June 25, 2003  |   Assistance to victims, Urgent campaigns  |  Urgent Interventions

CINAT- the Coalition of International Non-Governmental Organisations Against Torture

January 1, 2002  |  Reports and Publications

Press Release: The appointment of the former head of the GSS, Carmi Gilon, as Ambassador to Denmark

July 20, 2001  |   Assistance to victims, Urgent campaigns  |  Urgent Interventions  |  Denmark, Israel

Turkey:  Turkey: Amended Article 16 of Turkish Anti-Terror Law - CINAT's position

July 2, 2001  |  Events  |  Turkey