Restorative Justice

Benchmarking the Role of African Youth in Transitional Justice Processes

The increasing role of African youth in political transformations and conflicts in the African continent is inevitably linked to the demographic reality that Africa is a continent of the Youth. This increasing role is also ...

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Submission to the Portfolio Committee on Correctional Services: Prison Labour

This is a submission to the department of correctional services by the Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation (CSVR) regarding the issue of prison labour. The submission gives a brief history of the ...

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Ghana's National Reconciliation Commission: A Comparative Assessment

This report aims to evaluate Ghana's National Reconciliation Commission against its own objectives and in the context of the comparative experiences of truth commissions in other countries. The research is based on primary and secondary ...

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Restorative Justice Initiative Research Report on the Victim Offender Conferencing Project: November 2002 to October 2003

This is a report prepared for the Victim Offender Conferencing Project (VOC) , August 2004. The report reviews the cases dealt with during the 2002/03 year, compares them with cases mediated in the previous two ...

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Giving Women Their Voice: Domestic Violence and Restorative Justice in South Africa

This paper analyses the Victim Offender Conferencing (VOC) model, which aims to mediate between victim and offender in cases of domestic violence. This research paper is concerned with determining the impact of mediation in domestic ...

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Giving a Face to Crime: Report on the Second Phase of the Restorative Justice Initiative Victim Offender Conference Project

This is a report on the second phase of a Victim Offender Conferencing (VOC) project, which attempts to mediate between victims and offenders of crime. During this phase, the VOC project ran in three magisterial ...

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