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Healing and Human Rights: A Blog by the Center for Victims of Torture

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Wednesday, September 14, 2022
As CVT Iraq’s Protecting and Promoting Community Resilience project comes to a close, we recognize all the amazing work and impacts that made a difference for partners and survivors of torture and conflict-related trauma.
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Wednesday, August 17, 2022
CVT Ethiopia Gambella honored the Int'l Day in Support of Victims of Torture with a day of information-sharing, speeches, dance and community.
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Tuesday, August 16, 2022
Jessica Douglas, external relations officer, CVT Georgia, writes about the work underway to improve access to mental health care for all Georgians.
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Thursday, August 4, 2022
Posted in Human Rights, Minnesota
Ta’Mara Hill, CVT policy officer, writes about the need to change the rules for law enforcement in order to ensure safety and trust.
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Thursday, July 28, 2022
Leora Hudak, migration partnerships program manager, writes about CVT’s work to support asylum seekers as they make their way to destinations in the United States.
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Friday, June 24, 2022
To commemorate 26 June, the UN International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, members of the CVT team in Nairobi and Kakuma reflected on their work and on what healing means to survivors.
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Thursday, June 23, 2022
For 26 June, Dr. Simon Adams, CVT president and CEO, writes in support of victims of torture and calls on the world to do more to stand up for universal human rights.
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Wednesday, June 1, 2022
For Pride month, CVT recognizes hope and care for LGBTQI+ clients, with a special focus on the work in Nairobi, Kenya.
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Tuesday, March 29, 2022
Noor Al-Sagher, CVT tele-mental health therapist/trainer, Survivors of Torture Initiative, writes from the point of view of a child coming to CVT’s group sessions for care in Amman, in order to share how the healing process works for a 12 year-old.
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Friday, March 25, 2022
Dr. Simon Adams, CVT president and CEO, writes about the opportunity facing the U.S. today to repair its broken system for asylum and refugee resettlement.
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