Roundtable discussion on the Prevention and Eradication of Sexual Violence in Correctional Centres

The roundtable discussion was hosted by the Civil Society Prison Reform Initiative (CSPRI), the Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation (CSVR) and Sonke Gender Justice (Sonke). The discussion was attended by representatives from civil society organisations, national human rights institutions and government officials.

The following paper provides on overview of the discussion and presentations of each representative from CSPRI, CSVR, Sonke and JDI, and the work that they are involved in regarding to the topic of prevention and eradication of sexual violence in correctional centres.