Keynote speech by Lorraine Smith van Lin during a high-level Rome Statute anniversary event organised by the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the Peace Palace on 4 December 2018. … Read More
Premier séminaire contre la torture à destination d’états africains francophones
First anti-torture legislative workshop for Francophone African States
To mark its 25th anniversary, international human rights organisation REDRESS is hosting a Reception to celebrate its role in campaigning for survivors and against torture at the Middle Temple Hall on 4 October 2018.
Watch it on YouTube On 11 July 2018, REDRESS convened a high-profile panel discussion with survivors and human rights experts at the Frontline Club in London. A recording of the discussion Breaking the Legacy of Torture: from Northern Ireland to the Age of Trump is now available on our… Read More
The 20th anniversary of the Rome Statute establishing the International Criminal Court presents an important opportunity to recall the centrality of victims to the Rome Statute system. As part of this historic year of reflection, the Victims’ Rights Working Group, together with REDRESS, will launch this month a series of Lunch… Read More
On 15th May, Fair Trials and REDRESS are holding a panel event to launch their new report ‘Tainted by Torture’, which examines the legal regimes in place to exclude evidence obtained by torture, and reveals how some of these regimes are failing to operate in reality. International law prohibits the use… Read More
REDRESS will attend the 62nd Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights, which will take place from 25 April to the 9 May in Nouakchott, Mauritania, and will also participate in the NGO Forum preceding the session. The African Commission is Africa’s principal human rights mechanism… Read More