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Observing the Situation of Torture Worldwide
last updated Aug 23, 2011
The country profile for the United States of America is now available on the Atlas of Torture Website.
United States country profile
Find out Situation of Torture and Ill Treatment in different countries, with Official Documents and NGO Reports
Get background information on the definition, prohibition and prevention of torture and more.
Look up definitions of the most important terms in our glossary and access further resources
Monitoring and Preventing Torture Worldwide - Building Upon the Work of the UN Special Rapporteur
Get information about the purpose of the project and the Atlas of Torture Team.
World Prison Map
News and background information about the situation of torture and ill-treatment worldwide.