Teaching Module Series


Module 9

Prohibition against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment

This Module forms part of the UNODC Teaching Module Series on Counter-terrorism and is accompanied by a Teaching Guide. The full range of materials includes teaching modules on organized crime, trafficking in persons / smuggling of migrants, cybercrime, wildlife, forest and fisheries crime, counter-terrorism as well as firearms. In addition, Module Series on anti-corruption and integrity & ethics are available at Global Resource for Anti-Corruption Education and Youth Empowerment (GRACE) website.

All teaching modules provide suggestions for in-class exercises, student assessments, slides, and other teaching tools that lecturers can adapt to their contexts, and integrate into existing university courses and programmes. The Module provides an outline for a three-hour class, but can be used for shorter or longer sessions.

All teaching modules engage with existing academic research and debates, and may contain information, opinions and statements from a variety of sources, including press reports and independent experts.

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