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|Title:||United Nations, Committee Against Torture|
|Alternative Title(s):||UN CAT|
|Committee Against Torture|
|Description:||This page is part of the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) web site and provides information about the Committee Against Torture, a body of independent experts that monitors the prevention of torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.
The web site includes the following information:
1) introduction to the committee, 2) session information and documents, 3) individual complaints, and 4) open-ended working group established to elaborate a draft optional protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment.
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|Keywords:||International Bill of Human Rights
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