International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

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The Association for the Prevention of Torture would like to invite you to an activity in commemoration of the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture on June 26, 2013. The activity will be held in the Auditorium of the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Panama at 10:30 am.

The activity will count with the presentation of the theater group "Nuevo Amanecer" from Tinajitas Correctional Center as well as the dance group "Aires de Libertad" with members from the Rehabilitation Center for Women and the Tinajitas Correctional Center.

This initiative aims to promote a worldwide process of prevention of torture and publicize the Optional Protocol to the UN Convention against Torture and the National Preventive Mechanisms. Moreover, it is a demonstration of support and solidarity with all those victims of this unfortunate reality in such an important day.

RSVP: Paola González / pgonzalez@apt.ch / 317-1021 / 317-1106