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Maafushi Prison celebrates 22 years!

Maafushi Prison of Maldives Correctional Service has held a ceremony last night to celebrate its 22nd anniversary.

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MCS conducts “Sensitisation Programme on Child Rights & Child Protection” training in collaboration with ARC and UNICEF

Maldives Correctional Service (MCS) has conducted “Sensitisation Programme on Child Rights & Child Protection” training in collaboration with Advocating for the Rights of Children (ARC) and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF).

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MCS starts “Fahi Furusath” programme to teach job-related skills to inmates being released under parole

Maldives Correctional Service and Ministry of Home Affairs has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with State Electric Company (STELCO) to start “Fahi Furusath” programme to teach job-related skills to inmates being released under parole.

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Five batches of Qirat course Level 3 starts with 131 inmates

Maldives Correctional Service has started five batches of Qirat Course Level 3 at Maafushi Prison for inmates who can recite the Holy Quran fluently and want to gain more knowledge in the field of Qirat.

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12th batch of Rehabilitation Framework Phases 2 commences with 66 inmates

Maldives Correctional Services has commenced the Rehabilitation Framework’s Phase 2 for the 12th batch of inmates at Maafushi Prison yesterday.

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The first batch of training programme conducted jointly with UNODC on “The Nelson Mandela Rules” concludes

The first batch of the training programme conducted jointly with UNODC and Ministry of Home Affairs on “The United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners (The Nelson Mandela Rules)” for prison officers has concluded today.

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Ceremony held to handover the Dhivehi translation of “The Nelson Mandela Rules” to Maldives Correctional Service

A ceremony to handover the Dhivehi translation of “United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners (The Nelson Mandela Rules)” to Maldives Correctional Service has been held today at Male’ Prison.

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Asseyri Prison officers assist in cleaning and destroying mosquito breeding grounds at K. Himmafushi

Asseyri Prison officers has assisted K. Himmafushi Council in cleaning and destroying mosquito breeding grounds in the island.

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“Eye Camp” held for inmates at Asseyri Prison

Maldives Correctional Service has today held an “Eye Camp” for inmates at Asseyri Prison and provided services for 15 inmates.

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The Whistleblower Protection Committee of MCS holds sessions on whistleblowing

The Whistleblower Protection Committee and Legal Section of Maldives Correctional Service are holding sessions to create awareness on whistleblowing.

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Maafushi Prison gifts 1000 masks to Maafushi School

Maafushi Prison has today gifted 1000 masks made by inmates to Maafushi School. The number of masks gifted is enough for two masks per student.

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UNODC conducts virtual training programme for MCS officers

A virtual training programme on “Viruses in places of detention” has been held today for Maldives Correctional Service (MCS) officers.

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