Torture through denial of sanitary facilities


In the process of humiliating victims of torture they are denied the use of sanitary facilities or fresh clothing. Cells are unsanitary and are without toilets or wash basins.


Denial sanitary has been reported in the following countries:

[Africa] Mauritania, South Africa

[America] Argentina

[Asia] Afghanistan, Israel

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 6: Clean Water and Sanitation
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
17.10.2021 – 08:27 CEST