Webpages tagged with «CAT»

Seminar photo: From left: Dr. Asbjørn Rachlew, Professor Georg Høyer (UiT), Knut D. Asplund (NCHR), and Johannes Flisnes Nilsen (NPM). 
Published Mar. 1, 2022 3:11 PM

NCHR guest researcher and Police Superintendent Dr. Rachlew becomes the first active police officer to serve as a representative to Europe's torture prevention committee.

UN Human Rights Council illustration photo (Photo: UiO)
Published Apr. 7, 2021 1:10 PM

Two recent endorsements of the initiative to develop principles on effective interviewing underscore the demand for positive and practical guidance for the law enforcement and security sector.

Published Dec. 7, 2018 5:24 PM

NCHR held briefings on investigative interviewing for the committee on torture and the sub-committee on torture in Geneva. The committees offered valuable input on the development of a Universal Protocol. 

Published Sep. 24, 2018 11:57 AM

The Convention against Torture and Other Inhuman, Degrading Treatment does not present a special percept on equality and non-discrimination, because torture is an absolute right and thus implicit of non-discrimination.