Central America and the Caribbean Women HaitiThursday, January 28, Ambassador of the United States in Haiti, Peter F. Mulrean, along with several civil, political, religious and local and of the Minustah, proceeded to the inauguration of the new civilian women’s prison located in Cabaret near Ti Tanyenclose to the road leading to Saut d’Eau o…
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Africa Côte d’IvoireThis article is not available in English. If you wish, you can consult the French version.
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Africa TunisiaThis article is not available in English. If you wish, you can consult the French version or the Arabic version.
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Africa Sierra LeonePrisoners in Sierra Leone have received Christ, been baptized and even been released thanks to a thriving United Methodist prison ministry.
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South Africa: the Mandela Rules, a diplomatic success but will they lead to better care of SA prisoners?
South AfricaIn December 2015 the UN General Assembly adopted without voting the revised UN Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners now known as the Nelson Mandela Rules “to honour the legacy of the late president of South Africa, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, who spent 27 years in prison in the cour…
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Africa GabonDes prisonniers enchaînés, des cellules encrassées où s’entassent des dizaines de détenus ou encore des pénuries d’eau qui durent des jours : un Observateur nous raconte, photos à l’appui, le quotidien des détenus de la prison centrale de Libreville au Gabon. Ce n’est pas la première fois que la pr…
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