The United Nations Special Rapporteur on torture, Nils Melzer

“Absolute and comprehensive prohibition of torture and abusive treatment” – it`s not like a declarative slogan that can be repeated periodically at international conferences. This requires political will, willingness to make hard decisions and face unpleasant truth”.

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on torture, Nils Melzer

Chairman of the Supreme Court of Tajikistan, Shermuhammad Shohiyon

In case of violation of your rights, you can contact:

General Prosecutor`s Office of RT: (+992 37) 2351111

Prosecutor`s Office of Dushanbe: (+992 37) 2215327

Prosecutor`s Office of Khatlon: (+992 3222) 22246

Prosecutor`s Office of Soghd: (+992 3422) 51818

Prosecutor`s Office of GBAO: (+992 3722) 22641

Prosecutor's Office for Supervision over the execution of the law in Penitentiary Institutions of Dushanbe and SNTB (+992 37) 2270262

Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan (+992 37) 2212121

Telephone counseling hotline of Legal assistance group of Coalition against torture and impunity in Tajikistan:

  • Sogd region: 98 787 33 33
  • Khatlon region and GBAO: 98 787 66 66
  • Dushanbe city and regions of republican subordination (RRS): 98 708 76 76



If you have any questions regarding the violation of the rights of servicemen and conscripts, please contact (+992) 933331703, (+992) 933331803. Phones are also available outside business hours, including on weekends and holidays.