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Webinar: The UN Basic Principles at 15: Reparations at a Crossroads

Webinar: The UN Basic Principles at 15: Reparations at a Crossroads

Register here 16 December, 4-6 PM (CET) Languages: English and Spanish. Join us for an important discussion on the impact of the UN Basic Principles and Guidelines on the Right to Remedy and Reparations for Victims of Gross Violations of International Humanitarian Law. As we celebrate their… Read More

Caribbean Countries Convene to Exchange Experiences on Torture Laws

Caribbean Countries Convene to Exchange Experiences on Torture Laws

On 1-3 December, nine Caribbean countries, involving 23 government representatives, took part in an online workshop organised by the Convention against Torture Initiative, REDRESS and the Commonwealth Secretariat, hosted by the Governments of Chile and Grenada. The workshop was designed to support Caribbean governments to ratify, implement and report under the UN Convention against Torture and focused specifically on drafting cogent legal provisions for the criminalisation, prosecution and prevention of acts of torture and other ill-treatment. Read More