5. Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (1984)
(Adopted and opened for signature, ratification and accession by the General Assembly, resolution 39/46, A/RES/39/46, 10 December 1984)
1. Each State Party shall take effective legislative, administrative, judicial or other measures to prevent acts of torture in any territory under its jurisdiction.
1. Each State Party shall ensure that education and information regarding the prohibition against torture are fully included in the training of law enforcement personnel, civil or military, medical personnel, public officials and other persons who may be involved in the custody, interrogation or treatment of any individual subjected to any form of arrest, detention or imprisonment.
2. Each State Party shall include this prohibition in the rules or instructions issued in regard to the duties and functions of any such persons.