In 2018 the OMCT provided medical, legal and social assistance to 69 victims of torture in 15 countries via its Urgent Assistance Fund. The organisation also continued providing direct support to victims in Tunisia through its SANAD centres.
- The OMCT and its partners continued their long-term work, combining legal and advocacy interventions, both nationally and internationally, with regular visits to child detention centres in priority countries.
- In collaboration with its local partners, the OMCT organised an expert mission to Togo, focusing on the establishment of the National Preventive Mechanism against Torture, detention conditions, and the protection of children.
- Finally, the OMCT contributed to the UN Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty by organising, jointly with several partners, a regional consultation in Tunis for the Middle East, North Africa and the Gulf region.
Read our full Annual Report 2018 here.