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03 April 2020

Activity Details (ID# 33521)  

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Title OPCAT Global Forum, ''Preventing Torture, Upholding Dignity: from Pledges to Actions'' organised by the Association for the Prevention of Torture, implementing partner of the European NPM Project 
Description The Forum will take place in Geneva on 10 and 11 November 2011.
The APT has designed the Forum to be a unique international opportunity for all States Parties, all National Preventive Mechanisms, all members of the UN Subcommittee on Prevention, all other relevant UN experts, all relevant regional bodies, UN staff and civil society stake-holders, to share their experiences and inspire each other with solutions to better implement the OPCAT.

The Forum’s programme addresses crucial questions on the OPCAT and to provoke useful, enlightening and motivating dialogues a broad variety of speakers and moderators have been invited to lead the debates.
Status Completed 
Date 10/11/2011 - 11/11/2011 
Location Geneva, Switzerland
Countries CoE Members: Albania / Armenia / Azerbaijan / Czech Republic / Denmark / Estonia / Finland / France / Georgia / Germany / Liechtenstein / Luxembourg / Malta / Republic of Moldova / Poland / Slovenia / Spain / Sweden / Switzerland / ''the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia'' / United Kingdom
Organisations: Council of Europe
  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 3 - 2010/DGHL/JP/2439   Promoting NHRS/NPM networking
Expected Result 3.1 - The existing network of NHRS is nurtured and further developed. An additional, specific network of NPMs is created for their specific needs
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 - Conference 
Directorate (Service) Human Rights and Legal Affairs (Cooperation - Legal and Human Rights Capacity Building Department)
CoE Contact ,   email
Partners APT - International NGO
Last Modified 11/01/2012 

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