The Project “Open Research Behind Closed Doors” is assessing the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on detainees with psychosocial and intellectual disabilities. Following a multi-perspective approach, the project launched a blog post series on the Atlas of Torture exchange platform.
Former Atlas of Torture project
Atlas of Torture
The Hungarian Helsinki Committee in cooperation with the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Fundamental and Human Rights, Associazione Antigone and the Bulgarian Helsinki Committee has been hosting a virtual Conference on ‘Prison Monitoring Methodologies for National Preventive Mechanisms’ for EU NPMs, prison experts and researchers. The event is part of the EU Project ‘Working towards harmonized detention standards in the EU – the role of NPMs’.
The Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights is looking for a volunteer to support the Department ‘Human Dignity and Public Security’. Please send your expression of interest to: firstname.lastname@example.org by 6 March 2020.
26 June 2019 - On the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights (BIM) and Human Rights Information and Documentation Systems (HURIDOCS) are launching the new Atlas of Torture.
The Atlas of Torture will be presented at the side-event “Strengthening the anti-torture movement: multiplying impacts through cooperation and technology”, co-organised by the BIM, HURIDOCS, the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) and the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR).
On the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights highlights the need to improve access to information and strengthen cooperation to advance the fight against torture by launching a beta version of the Atlas of Torture.
The website launch is part of a large crowdfunding campaign. We need to raise 50,000€ until 13 July. Please support us to bring the Atlas of Torture to life!
Support via Startnext: https://www.startnext.com/en/atlas-of-torture
The Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights (BIM) – together with the LBG 'Open Innovation in Science Centre’ – has launched a crowdfunding campaign to establish the Atlas of Torture - a website to advance together the global fight against torture and ill-treatment.
In order to be successful, we need your support! In 30 days we need to raise at least 50,000 EUR in order to establish a global cooperation platform aimed at raising awareness, collecting information and empowering people worldwide.