International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims (IRCT)

As a network of over 150 torture rehabilitation centres in 75 countries, the International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims (IRCT) is the world’s largest membership-based civil society organisation specialised in the field of torture rehabilitation.

The work of the IRCT provides context to health-based rehabilitation within all pillars of the global fight against torture: prevention, accountability and reparation.

The mission  of IRCT is to ensure that torture victims are able to access appropriate health-based torture rehabilitation services. IRCT aims to tackle impunity, achieve full access to justice for victims of torture and prevent torture worldwide. IRCT strives to become a leading hub of global knowledge on health-based rehabilitation and lead global consensus-making processes on the right to rehabilitation’s contents, scope and standards.