In line with one of the goals of Restorative Justice for Africa Initiative (Reja initiative) which is the sensitisation of stakeholders on the need for restorative justice, a comprehensive training was conducted…….
REJA Initiative is honored to have visited the Essex Community Justice Centre, Vermont, USA. The visit afforded us with an incredible opportunity to learn about Restorative Justice from an American perspective. We intend to apply the insights gained during the visit to our Restorative Justice work in Africa.
Restorative Justice is an alternative framework for viewing crime that seeks to bring together the parties involved and the community to repair the harm caused.
It views crime firstly as a violation of human relationships and secondly as a violation of the law…..