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UN Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture
On 12 December 1997, by resolution 52/149, the UN General Assembly proclaimed 26 June the United Nations International Day in Support of Victims of Torture. 26 June is an opportunity to call on all stakeholders including UN Member States, civil society and individuals everywhere to unite in support of the hundreds of thousands of people around the world who have been victims of torture and those who are still tortured today.
Read more in the UN Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture Virtual Brochure.
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Sketch of Public Webinar, 26 June 2020 © credit: Shazeera Zawawi APT – www.apt.ch
Watch the recording of the Webinar below, or on the OHCHR Facebook page: