Project Title: Ensuring that Malawi’s criminal justice system responds to the needs of excluded groups.
Location: Nkhotakota, Lilongwe, Kasungu, Dedza, Ntchisi
Grant Amount: £98,291
Project Duration: 2 years
End Date: 31st October 2014
The project aims to achieve a criminal justice system that is responsive to the needs of the marginalized groups. Through the project, CELA wants to engage prison authorities in strengthening health service delivery mechanisms and governance structures for the prisoners on remand.
- Improved health service delivery mechanisms for inmates and suspects under police and prison custody.
- Developed Prison and Police capacities to respond to inmates’ health needs at institutional level.
- Enhanced collaboration among stakeholders through networking and documentation.