Research Centre Human Rights University of Vienna & BIM (2013) Nothing can justify torture - From Legal Prohibition to Enforcement and ImplementationLearning platform
- Manfred Nowak, Gerald Staberock, Henri Tiphagne, Edita Lindl
- Corporal punishment
- Death penalty
- Detention - general
- Detention conditions
- Detention Monitoring
- Drug policies
- Life Imprisonment
- Civil society organisations
- Victims of torture and ill-treatment
On the eve of the UN Day for the Victims of Torture a high-level panel will discuss the core challenges to enforce the absolute prohibition of torture and how an effective access to remedy can be ensured for the victims of torture.
The event is organised in cooperation with the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT), the Research Platform "Human Rights in the European Context" and the Austrian League of Human Rights.
This event is realized with the financial aid of the European Union and the Foundation Oak. The content of the event lies in the responsibility of the OMCT only and cannot be considered as reflecting the position of the European Union or the Foundation Oak.