Publications

Many of the publications below are articles written by Freedom from Torture staff. We have tried to gather a comprehensive resource covering the issue of torture, however the organisational views are not necessarily represented by the documents available here.

Title Short description Type Author/s Published datesort ascending Document Website
What does success look like? Why Sri Lankan torture survivors want an internationalised justice process Briefing N/A February, 2016 What does success look like? Why Sri Lankan torture survivors want an internationalised justice process
Submission to the Shaw Review - June 2015 Submissions N/A January, 2016 Submission to the Shaw Review - June 2015
Good Practices with Victims of Torture Publication N/A January, 2016 Good Practices with Victims of Torture
Survivors Speak OUT (SSO) network response to the House of Lords Select Committee Inquiry into the Prevention of Sexual Violence in Conflict. September 2015 N/A November, 2015 Survivors Speak OUT (SSO) network response to the House of Lords Select Committee Inquiry into the Prevention of Sexual Viol
Professor Juan Méndez "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker Reports N/A November, 2015 An international perspective on developments , The case against backsliding on the torture ban Link
Conference speaker biographies "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material N/A October, 2015 Conference speaker biographies
Sonal Ghelani "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker presentation N/A October, 2015 Medico-Legal Reports: a solicitor’s perspective
The Hon. Mr Justice McCloskey "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker N/A October, 2015 Article 3 ECHR - Some Judicial Reflections
Alasdair Mackenzie "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker N/A October, 2015 The challenges of presenting medical evidence in court
Professor Sir Nigel Rodley "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker presentation N/A October, 2015 Significance of Istanbul Protocol
Mark Symes "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker presentation N/A October, 2015 The Istanbul Protocol as a vital tool to maximise the value of medical evidence in asylum claims
Stephanie Harrison QC "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker presentation N/A October, 2015 Independent evidence of torture, Evaluating accounts of torture in asylum claims
Dr Pierre Duterte "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker presentation N/A October, 2015 A comparative perspective from France and beyond’
Debora Singer "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker presentation N/A October, 2015 Importance of evidence - based proof in asylum
Dr Juliet Cohen "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker presentation N/A October, 2015 Myths, Legends and Paradox - the treatment of medical evidence in the UK asylum system Link
Legal conference programme "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material N/A October, 2015 Legal conference programme
Psychological Evaluation of Torture Allegations: A practical guide to the Istanbul Protocol for psychologists, IRCT "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material N/A October, 2015 Psychological Evaluation of Torture Allegations: A practical guide to the Istanbul Protocol for psychologists
Medical Physical Examination of Alleged Torture Victims: A practical guide to the Istanbul Protocol for medical doctors "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material N/A October, 2015 Medical Physical Examination of Alleged Torture Victims: A practical guide to the Istanbul Protocol for medical doctors
Beate Dasarathy "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker presentation N/A October, 2015 Untitled
Dr Jane Herlihy "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker presentation N/A October, 2015 Psychological understanding in medico - legal reporting
Helen Brady "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker presentation N/A October, 2015 Proving the crime of torture, and inadmissibility of evidence obtained by torture in international criminal law
Dr Angela Burnett "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material - speaker presentation N/A October, 2015 Balancing quality with accessibility
Action Against Torture: A practical guide to the Istanbul Protocol for lawyers "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material N/A October, 2015 Action Against Torture: A practical guide to the Istanbul Protocol for lawyers
Case law summaries "Proving" Torture Conference documents and useful related material N/A October, 2015 Case law summaries

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