World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT)
Organisation mondiale contre la torture
Organización Mundial contra la Tortura
Weltorganisation gegen die Folter
1985 Geneva Switzerland
1985, Geneva (Switzerland). Became operational in Feb 1986. Formerly referred to as OMCT/SOS Torture. Present statutes adopted, 23 Apr 1988, Bern (Switzerland); modified 11 Jun 1987, 15 Jan 1988, 31 Aug 1998 and 1 Dec 2001. Registered in accordance with the Swiss Civil Code. EU Transparency Register: 46782046250-28.
Fight against torture, summary executions, enforced disappearances and all other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment.
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General Assembly (every 4 years). Assembly of Delegates (annual). Consultative Council nominates Executive Bureau of 5 up to 9 members, including President, one of the Vice-Presidents and Treasurer. International Secretariat, headed by Director, in Geneva (Switzerland). K-XJ6202 - OMCT Europe.
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