Table of contents
Introduction..................................................................................................................	

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Structure of the Report . .................................................................................................... 	
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 rganisation of the activities of the National Mechanism for the Prevention
of Torture.................................................................................................................................... 	
2. Financing ................................................................................................................................... 	
3. Assessment of legislative acts . .............................................................................................. 	
4. N
 ational and international cooperation . ............................................................................ 	
5. Educational activity ................................................................................................................. 	

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PART I. . ............................................................................................................................... 	 17
1. Methodology .................................................................................................................. 	 18
2. P
 risons and pre-trial detention centres ..................................................................... 	
2.1. Introduction ......................................................................................................	
2.2. Systemic problems.............................................................................................	
2.3. Strengths and good practices .........................................................................	

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3. Youth care centres ......................................................................................................... 	
3.1. Introduction .......................................................................................................	
3.2. Systemic problems . ...........................................................................................	
3.3. Strengths and good practices ..........................................................................	

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4. Rooms for detained persons (PDRs) . ......................................................................... 	
4.1. Introduction .......................................................................................................	
4.2. Systemic problems . ...........................................................................................	
4.3. Strengths and good practices .........................................................................	

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5. Social care homes .......................................................................................................... 	
5.1. Introduction .......................................................................................................	
5.2. Systemic problems . ...........................................................................................	
5.3. Strengths and good practices ..........................................................................	

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6. Psychiatric hospitals ..................................................................................................... 	
6.1. Introduction .......................................................................................................	
6.2. Systemic problems . ...........................................................................................	
6.3. Strengths and good practices ..........................................................................	

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