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Mr. Jeroen Schokkenbroek
Executive Secretary
European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT)
Council of Europe

Biography Biography in PDF
Regional Organizations
Council of Europe
Preventing Torture and Other Ill-Treatment in Europe: The Role of the Council of Europe
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Regional Organizations
Council of Europe
Preventing Torture and Other Ill-Treatment in Europe: The Role of the Council of Europe
A. Legal Instruments

European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, Strasbourg, 26 November 1987, European Treaty Series, n° 126 (also available in French, Russian and Spanish).

B. Additional Resources

General, thematic and country by country information related to the work of the CPT can be found at the CPT’s website.

CPT Standards (also available in French, Spanish and Russian).

The CPT in Brief (also available in French, Spanish and Russian).