UN Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Last UK CAT Milestone:

27 May 2013: Concluding Observations on the UK by the UN Committee Against Torture.

UN Convention against torture concluding observations May 2013 (PDF 1)
UN Convention against torture concluding observations May 2013 (Word 1)

Next Projected UK Milestones for CAT:

  • March 2016: Full EHRC submission to Pre-Sessional Working Group for the UK
  • April/May 2016: Pre-Sessional Working Group for the UK

Latest EHRC CAT Update:

  • January 2016: EHRC initial submission to Pre-Sessional Working Group (PDF | Word
  • September 2014: Follow-up regarding the Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee Against Torture on the 5th periodic review of UK: A joint shadow report from the EHRC, Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission and Scottish Human Rights Commission.
  • April 2013: EHRC Submission to the UN Committee Against Torture: response to list of issues on the UK's 5th periodic report in PDF or Word
  • August 2012: EHRC Submission to the UN Committee Against Torture: list of issues on the UK's 5th periodic report

Last Updated: 08 Feb 2016