Dr. Inge Genefke calls for countries to adopt the convention on torture. Dr. Genefke has devoted her career specifically to the treatment and rehabilitation of victims of torture. she is a great supporter of Defend International and DI members who have been subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.
A strong collaborative frame work is in place between Defend International and IANSA to work together promoting common goals and objectives.
Human rights activist and high school teacher Mr. Kamanger like many others is waiting to be executed in Iran. Defend International is publishing his letter, leaked to NGOs, in which he describes torture and other abuses by Iranian detention authorities.
The UN Security Council adopted Resolution 1820 (2008) to end sexual violence in conflict on June 19, 2008.
On the occasion of the Global Week of Action Against Gun violence DI Defender Mr. Adham Tobail organised important seminars and meetings in Gaza, in close collaboration with other civil society organisations.