The Prevention of Torture and Other Ill-Treatment

Monday, February 23, 2009
09:00 AM - 04:45 PM
Room 602
*CLE*


This timely conference, cosponsored by the Association for the Prevention of Torture, will convene a diverse group of high-level international experts, including policymakers, lawyers, civil servants, NGOs and scholars, to analyze key national, regional, and international legal frameworks and review detention practices that can prevent torture and other ill-treatment. Issues to be discussed include: whether adequate legal frameworks are in place at the domestic level; how laws are applied and detention practices are reformed; and the access of independent experts to all places of detention.


Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff & General Public – no charge
(registration is required)

CLE Accreditation will be applied for
CLE Registration - $55
(5.5 Credit hours)

 


Click the link below for the Live Webcast
http://www.wcl.american.edu/go/preventtorture


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