“Prisons Are Unique Because They Have Many Vulnerable Groups”

Patricia Mavhembu is a Legal Officer with the Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Service (ZPCS). She recently participated in a professional training on the protection of vulnerable and marginalized people in Zimbabwe. The five-day workshop was a joint initiative from the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law in collaboration with CALR (Centre for Applied…

Corruption Impeding Realisation of Human Rights

Corruption is one of the biggest impediments globally for the realisation of human rights. In recent years, the institute has been expanding its efforts to address the relationship between corruption and human rights. This week, the institute is participating in the eight intersessional meeting of the Open-ended Intergovernmental Working Group on Prevention of Corruption in…