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PRAWA Newsletter June, 2014

Highlights PRAWA Calls on Nigeria Government to Integrate Specialised and Holistic Rehabilitation of Torture Victims into Nigeria’s Public Health System Prison Official Describes Inmates Performance in 2014 UTME Excellent Moro, Obiano Lament Prison Congestion in Nigeria Over 700 Nigerians languishing in UK prisons Highlights of PRAWA Legal Representation for Accused Persons (Clearing House) for the […]

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PRAWA Newsletter May, 2014

Highlights PRAWA—Legal Aid Council Donor Partnership Roundtable on Providing National Coordination and Improved Legal Aid Services in Nigeria Ogun State Governor Call for Better Prison Welfare Highlights of PRAWA Legal representation for accused persons (Clearing House) for the month of May 14 Nigeria Prison Inmates Write UTME CBT in Lagos Marking 20 Years of PRAWA’S […]

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PRAWA Newsletter April, 2014

Highlights 48 Prison Inmates Passed the West African Examination Council, (WAEC) Enhancing Diligent and High Quality Prosecution in Abuja, Nigeria Revision of the Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners: Report of the 3rd Intergovernmental Expert Group Meeting Why Prison Isn’t Working For Women Taking Drug Abuse Awareness to the Ibeju Lekki Communities of […]

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March, 2014 Newsletter

Highlights Stakeholder’s Conference to Disseminate Results of the Application of Guidance Materials on Investigation and Prosecution  The University Of Abuja Law Clinic Releases 36 Pre-Trial Inmates Longest Serving ATI in Enugu Prison Released on Bail Marking 20 Years of PRAWA’S Existence Combating Drug Abuse at Secondary Schools in Enugu PRAWA and J4a Host a Sensitization […]

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Pan African Reparation Perspectives: Special Bulletin on Reparation for Victims of Torture in Africa

Highlights The ACHPR Resolution on Transitional Justice : Potential Contribution to Victims’ Rights in Africa. Experts Discuss African HR Mechanisms: Reparation for Torture Survivors, April, 2013. Committee for the Prevention of Torture in Africa: Facilitating Justice for Victims of Torture. The Role of SADC Tribunal in Providing Victims’ Access to Justice under Review. The Inter-American […]

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PRAWA Newsletter April to June 2010

Highlights ACSA Conference holds in Sierra Leone African Torture Prevention Conference held in Dakar PRAWA Visits Sierra Leone and Enugu Prisons PRAWA June 26 Activities held in Enugu and Abuja Download (PDF, 4.9Mb): PRAWA Newsletter April-June 2010

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PRAWA Newsletter October- December, 2009

Highlights PRAWA Partners with NBA-HRI, NHRC and Quanteq to fight Torture—Signed an MOU NBA HRI Holds National Conference PRAWA Produces Anti– Torture Drama– Takes Campaign to the Radio TDRS/TPS, 24 Hour Call Duty Lawyer Scheme Launched ! PRAWA Takes Advocacy Against Torture to the Police Stations-Trained 600 Police Personnel Enugu Download (PDF, 0.27Mb) PRAWA Newsletter Oct […]

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PRAWA Newsletter January to March 2009

Highlights PRAWA hosts National Prisons Workshop in Enugu PRAWA Develops Curriculum and Teachers’ Guide on Torture Prevention and Redress PRAWA, National Human Rights Commission Monitor Torture Incidences Draft Law Against Torture Reviewed PRAWA, NCC Meet on Human Rights Violations PRAWA Develops Skills Acquisition Initiative for Unemployed Youths. Human Rights Writers Association Honors Human Rights Activists […]

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