The UN and Regional Systems’ Legal Framework on Torture

March 3


9:00 am - 5:30 pm - with reception to follow

Room 603

This training seminar is designed to familiarize policymakers, judges, lawyers, advocates and academics with the obligations established under international law concerning torture as well as with the organs and procedures relevant to the prohibition of torture. Speakers include individuals from the UN, including the UN Committee Against Torture, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, and other leading experts in the field.

Contact: Jennifer de Laurentiis,

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