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Medical Documentation

Health professionals can provide critical documentation of torture and ill treatment in legal proceedings. Read more






Legal Investigation
Information and practical advice for legal professionals who work with torture-related cases. Read more



Use this website to find information and guidance on the investigation and documentation of torture as a means to combat impunity, ensure reparation for survivors and prevent torture.


Our wish is to promote awareness and encourage the use of the Istanbul Protocol, which is an invaluable tool for health and legal professionals in establishing evidence of torture.


This site is run by the IRCT - International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims


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