Our VisionBringing Peace and Justice Closer to the People.
Advancement of Restorative Justice Principles, Values and Practices in Africa and to bring Peace and Justice closer to the people.
Truth, Accountability for harms, Equity and Social Justice, the creation of a 'safe and respectful' environment, a positive commitment to 'repair' and 'voluntary' participation.
The Mission StatementWe Put Restorative Justice first.
To develop, promote and stimulate Restorative Justice knowledge and policy in Africa through research, training, practice and legislative advocacy.
The DetailsSee exactly how we accomplish our goals.
Step 1: Victim's SatisfactionTo reduce the fear of crime for victims and ensure victims’ voices for the harm done to them.
Step 2: Engagement with the PerpetratorsTo ensure that they are aware of the consequences of their actions, that they have the opportunity to make amend, and agree on a plan for their restoration in the community.
Step 3: Creation of Community CapitalTo increase public confidence in the criminal justice system and other agencies with a responsibility for delivering a response to anti-social behaviour.
Forum MembershipForum membership is for anyone who wants to keep in touch with what we do and support our mission, vision and campaigns.
Student MembershipThis is available to those registered with a higher education institute and studying a full time, part time or distance learning course.
Organisational MembershipOrganisational Membership is perfect for community organisations, corporate bodies, Schools looking to grow and develop in RJ research and Practice.
The Practice Restorative Justice Practice/Training in Schools and Universities
Schools and Universities are seeking ways to create a safe environment for their students, but incidences of bullying and violence still pervade. Student suspension rates are on the rise and many argue that forbidding students from attending to school exacerbates, rather than remediates, the problem.
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News & EventsSee what we’re up to.
AFRJ Participates in Global Dialogue on Restorative Justice and Covid 19, powered by IN-CJ15 May 2021
AFRJ partners SCMA for training of Lawyers in Nigeria to acquire professional certification in Restorative Justice.8 March 2021
AFRJ Founder, Professor Don John Omale, Trains Correctional Officers on Restorative Justice8 March 2021
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