Tag: violence

Cameroon initiative helps young violent offenders become ‘prisonpreneurs,’ peace builders

The central African nation of Cameroon, like other countries south of the Sahara, is witnessing a steady upsurge in the number of young people in conflict with the law. Some are recruited by criminal gangs or violent extremist groups.

Fighting to get justice for rape victims in Kenya’s north

In Wajir, a consortium of non-profit groups and government agencies have come together to work against rape and the traditional Maslah system that denies justice to those affected.