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).
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.
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.
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.
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.