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Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or PunishmentCommittee Against Torture, Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or PunishmentOptional Protocol to core UN human rights treatyTorture;International institutions and proceduresUnited Nations General Assembly2002-12-18Yes2006-06-22No2006-06-22NoNot ApplicableNote that this Optional Protocol is also classified as a Core UN human rights treaty by the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (www.ohchr.org/EN/ProfessionalInterest/Pages/CoreInstruments.aspx, accessed December 20, 2015).Document - 01 (www.ohchr.org/EN/ProfessionalInterest/Pages/OPCAT.aspx) - EnglishDocument - 02 (www.ohchr.org/FR/ProfessionalInterest/Pages/OPCAT.aspx) - FrenchDocument - 03 (tinyurl.com/HRIdoc/DOC-2018-06-01-01-01-01-072.pdf) - EnglishDocument - 04 (tinyurl.com/HRIdoc/DOC-2018-06-01-01-01-01-162.pdf) - French