Consultations regarding the UK’s obligations under the UN Convention against Torture

15th October 2018

REDRESS is coordinating and facilitating a joint civil society shadow report to the Committee against Torture to provide an alternative, fact-based view of the measures taken by the UK to implement its obligations under the Convention against Torture. They will be holding in-person consultation events for civil society organisations across England and Wales as well as a call for written evidence throughout October 2018. REDRESS is looking for input from organisations working on the following areas:

  • prisons
  • policing and intelligence services
  • health and social care
  • asylum and migration
  • violence and abuse against women
  • ethnic, religious or sexual minorities
  • victims of trafficking and exploitation

If you would like to share your input, please visit the REDRESS website for more information.