Even though international law universally and absolutely prohibits torture and ill-treatment, they are still a reality all over the world. Torture is not only a single, isolated phenomenon, but it is often systematically employed in the name of security. Research shows: torture prevention works. Although there is still a long way to go, torture can be eradicated. Help us bring the Atlas of Torture to life. Be part of it - together we are more powerful than we often think!