INVITATION TO ONE DAY STAKEHOLDERS’ ROUNDTABLE DIALOGUE ON TORTURE PREVENTION STRATEGIES

The Legal Defence and Assistance Project invites you to a one day round table of selected key actors on developing strategies for effective prevention of torture and sexual and gender based violence (SGBV) in Nigeria.

LEDAP, in partnership with the National Committee Against Torture (NCAT),and with support from the United Nation Democracy Fund-UNDEF, is implementing a project titled Community mobilization against torture in Nigeria, which aims at reducing torture incidences by improving the understanding and positive attitude of police personnel to human treatment of suspects and capacity of the civil society organizations and victims to demand for accountability in the pilot states of Lagos, Adamawa and Yobe. 

The round table will hold as follows:

Date:               Monday, 8th April 2019

Venue:            Conference room, Federal Ministry of Justice      

Time:              9.00am -1.00pm

The roundtable will also discuss the project’s activities and strategies for building a strong accountability system within the police force and transparent handling of public complaints. 

Please confirm your participation on or before 21st   March 2019 by SMS or email to Roseline Okoro: roseline892@gmail.com, 07060567001, or Pamela Okoroigwe: Pamela@ledapnigeria.org,

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