This recent publication by the Center on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law introduces the international legal framework against torture and the key roles that the Center’s Kovler Project Against Torture and Anti Torture Initiative play in combating and preventing torture, and other cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment around the world.
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