For societies free of torture that protect the dignity of persons deprived of liberty.
Timor-Leste has been a State Signatory to the OPCAT since 2005. Although the option of ratifying the OPCAT has been referred to the Council of Ministers for approval in 2007, no concrete steps have been taken in this direction.
Core document part of the reports of States Parties (July 2007)
UPR: Report of the Working Group (January 2012). Reply of Timor-Leste (March 2012)