Picture: Artwork by a torture survivor on display at Freedom From Torture
Please be aware that this episode describes the experiences of torture victims that might not be suitable for younger listeners
Welcome to the latest episode of Londonist Out Loud, a podcast about London, as recently recommended by The Telegraph.
Londonist Out Loud is presented and produced by N Quentin Woolf. Today's guest is Keith Best, CEO of Freedom From Torture, a London-based organisation which offers support to victims of torture from all over the world. He talks about the work Freedom From Torture does to help victims, including those seeking asylum in the UK. He also discusses how Freedom From Torture has trained asylum officersand the charity's own staff and volunteers to help torture victims on a daily basis.
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Show notes by Laura Reynolds.