Miscellaneous

Veritas Statement on International Day Against Torture

VERITAS STATEMENT ON

INTERNATIONAL DAY IN SUPPORT OF VICTIMS OF TORTURE

[26th  June 2022]

June 26th has been declared as the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture by the United Nations General Assembly.  This day was institutionalised in the hope that there will be a world free from torture or other cruel, degrading and inhuman treatment inflicted on our fellow human beings.

Torture

WORLD DAY AGAINST THE DEATH PENALTY Access to Counsel: A Matter of Life or Death

WORLD DAY AGAINST THE DEATH PENALTY

TIME FOR ZIMBABWE TO ABOLISH

October the 10th is the World Day Against the Death Penalty.

The World Day Against the Death Penalty is commemorated annually to highlight the plight of those who have been denied the most essential human right of all, the right to life, by the justice system.

International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances 30 August 2020

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE VICTIMS OF ENFORCED DISAPPEARANCES

[30 August 2020]

Veritas joins the rest of the world in commemorating the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances. The special day is commemorated annually on the 30th of August. The commemoration of this important day serves to remind states on the need to enact specific laws that protect citizens against the crime of enforced disappearances.

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