Maldives Correctional Services (MCS) has commenced two batches of Rehabilitation Framework’s Phase 1 at Maafushi Prison today.
The Rehabilitation Framework is part of Maldives Correctional Service’s (MCS) efforts to rehabilitate offenders and reintegrate them into the society as reformed individuals.
The 17th batch of Phase 1 consist of 50 male inmates while the other batch consist of 19 female inmates.
The purpose of introducing the four-phased Rehabilitation Framework is to reform inmates by educating and teaching them useful skills which can help them earn a living upon their released from prison.
There are four main phases of the Framework; Discipline, Psychology Programmes, Educational and Vocational and Prison Community Service.