Policy paper

Convention against torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment: periodic report

The latest periodic report to the United Nations Committee Against Torture (CAT).

Documents

UK's 6th Peridoic report under the United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

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The UK government submitted the 6th periodic report in November 2017.

The Ministry of Justice also oversees the implementation of two international mechanisms aimed at monitoring places of detention to prevent torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment:

Further information

Published 30 November 2017