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2023 in Focus: Strengthening the Anti-Torture Movement

2023 in Focus: Strengthening the Anti-Torture Movement

By Peace Amito, Programme Manager READ OUR 2023 ANNUAL REVIEW As part of our Solidarity programme, REDRESS has developed an initiative to enhance the reparations practice of our solidarity partners around the world and encourage better outcomes for survivors involved in strategic litigation. This initiative builds on… Read More

2023 in Focus: Discriminatory Torture

2023 in Focus: Discriminatory Torture

By Renata Politi, Legal Officer @PolitiRenata READ OUR 2023 ANNUAL REVIEW In many countries, discriminatory laws and deeply rooted attitudes often expose LGBTIQ+ persons to violence, which can amount to torture and other ill-treatment. International law is clear that when violence is used against a person… Read More

2023 in Focus: Challenging Torture to Suppress Dissent

2023 in Focus: Challenging Torture to Suppress Dissent

By Julie Bardeche, Legal Advisor @JulieBardeche READ OUR 2023 ANNUAL REVIEW REDRESS continues to challenge the use of torture as a tool to supress dissent in several countries, including Sudan, Egypt and Belarus. Since 2021, REDRESS has been co-leading the International Accountability Platform for Belarus (IAPB). Read More

2023 in Focus: Using Perpetrators’ Assets to Fund Reparations

2023 in Focus: Using Perpetrators’ Assets to Fund Reparations

By Natalia Kubesch, Legal Officer READ OUR 2023 ANNUAL REVIEW All survivors of torture must receive effective reparations for the suffering inflicted on them. This can take the form of compensation or the implementation of practical measures. As part of a new initiative under our 2025 Strategy,… Read More

2023 in Focus: Centring Survivors’ Voices

2023 in Focus: Centring Survivors’ Voices

By Camila Marin Restrepo, Communities Officer READ OUR 2023 ANNUAL REVIEW June 26th marked the United Nations International Day in Support of Victims of Torture. To commemorate the day and strengthen the UK’s response to torture, REDRESS united with UK-based survivors of torture and leading anti-torture organisations… Read More

REDRESS РАЗОМ З GLOBAL SURVIVORS FUND ВИВЧАЮТЬ ШЛЯХИ ВІДШКОДУВАННЯ ЗБИТКІВ ЖЕРТВАМ ВІЙНИ В УКРАЇНІ

REDRESS РАЗОМ З GLOBAL SURVIVORS FUND ВИВЧАЮТЬ ШЛЯХИ ВІДШКОДУВАННЯ ЗБИТКІВ ЖЕРТВАМ ВІЙНИ В УКРАЇНІ

READ THE PRESS RELEASE IN ENGLISH 14 грудня – у новому брифінгу REDRESS, підготовленому у співробітництві з Global Survivors Fund (GSF), розглядається складна ситуація з відшкодуванням збитків постраждалим від війни в Україні, в тому числі жертвам сексуального насильства, пов’язаного з конфліктом, та надаються рекомендації стосовно створення… Read More