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02 April 2020

Activity Details (ID# 31965)  

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Title 4th Thematic Workshop for specialised staff of European NPMs 
Description In the context of the setting-up an active network of European National Preventive Mechanisms Against Torture (NPMs) under the ''European NPM Project'' funded by an EU-COE JP called P2P II Project and the Human Rights Trust Fund (HRTF) specialised staff from European NPMs are given the opportunity to exchange views and compare experiences on issues of concern to their daily work with colleagues from all over Europe as well as with experts from the UN Sub-Committee against Torture (SPT), the European Commission for the prevention of Torture (CPT) and the Association for the Prevention of Torture (APT) and also individual experts. The pupose is to enhance the operational capacities of the European NPMs for the prevention of torture.

The theme of this workshop will be “Security and human dignity in prisons”. 
Status Completed 
Date 14/03/2011 - 15/03/2011 
Location Paris, France
Countries CoE Members: Albania / Armenia / Azerbaijan / Cyprus / Czech Republic / Denmark / Estonia / France / Georgia / Germany / Liechtenstein / Luxembourg / Malta / Republic of Moldova / Poland / Slovenia / Spain / Sweden / ''the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia'' / United Kingdom
Organisations: Council of Europe / United Nations
Others: Kosovo*
  Joint Programme Activity - Peer-to-Peer II
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP Peer-to-Peer II - Promoting national non-judicial mechanisms for the protection of human rights and especially the prevention of torture    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 2 - 2010/DGHL/JP/2438   Promoting national preventive mechanisms
Expected Result 2.2 - The staff of the NPMs have increased knowledge of relevant European human rights standards, in particular as regards the functioning of the CPT with whom the NPMs will have established working relations.
Council of Europe Programme of Activities
I – Human Rights
Line of Action ⇒ I.2 – Promoting Human Rights
Programme ☆ I.2.3  Capacity building: awareness and training

Working Method

Organisation of meetings - Workshop (excl. training) 
Directorate (Service) Human Rights and Legal Affairs (Cooperation - Legal and Human Rights Capacity Building Department)
CoE Contact ,   email
Partners APT - International NGO
Unated Nations SPT - International Governmental Organisation
Last Modified 11/01/2012 

  * All reference to Kosovo, whether to the territory, institutions or population, in this text shall be understood in full compliance with United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 and without prejudice to the status of Kosovo.  
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