The mission of "En Vero" is to eradicate torture in all its forms, promoting and protecting fundamental human rights around the world, since its inception we are committed to fight tirelessly to eliminate suffering and abuse, regardless of race, gender, religion or social status, we work to raise awareness in society about the seriousness of torture and its devastating effects on victims and their families. Our commitment is to work to create a world where torture is an eradicated practice.
The problem of torture in Latin America has been a persistent concern. torture is a serious violation of human rights and is prohibited under international law, including the United Nations Convention against torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or degrading Treatment or punishment, there have been efforts to address the problem of torture and improve human rights protection mechanisms. However, in some places, acts of torture continue to exist, making it difficult for victims to access justice.
Prevention and Awareness: Raise awareness of the seriousness of torture and its effects on victims and their families. Protection and Assistance: We provide legal, medical and psychological assistance to help them overcome the aftermath of trauma, we strive to ensure that victims have access to justice and reparations. Investigation and Documentation: We conduct rigorous investigations to document cases of torture and gather evidence to bring perpetrators to justice.
Policy and Legislative Advocacy: We advocate for the enactment and enforcement of laws prohibiting torture in all its forms, as well as compliance with international treaties protecting human rights. Working with governments to promote policies that strengthen the fight against torture. International Collaboration: seeking collaboration with other NGOs, government agencies and international organizations to strengthen our efforts and broaden the scope of our work.