OSCE meeting on prevention of torture: statements on Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan

On 10-11 April 2014, an OSCE Supplementary Human Dimension Meeting on Prevention of Torture was held in Vienna. With support of the Polish Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights and International Partnership for Human Rights, the NGO Coalitions against Torture in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan issued three statements for this meeting. These statements summarize main concerns and recommendations on how to tackle the persistent nature of torture in these three countries.

The statements are available below:

See also: The OSCE should put torture prevention at the heart of its work on the human dimension