Attacking the Root Causes of Torture Poverty, Inequality and Violence

Edited by Thomas E. McCarthy OMCT

OMCT established a full programme to focus on the socio-economic dimensions of torture, arbitrary detentions, summary executions, enforced disappearances and other forms of illtreatment. OMCT has also established specific programmes addressing violence against women, violence against children and violence against human rights defenders.

Key wordschildren / gender based violence / human rights / impunity / inequality / poverty / refugee / torture / violence / women

CountriesArgentina / Egypt / Nepal / South Africa / Uzbekistan