Dr. Kofi Boakye speaks on the death penalty at UN Expert workshop in Nairobi, Kenya. Dr. Kofi Boakye speaks on the death penalty at UN Expert workshop in Nairobi, Kenya.
Dr. Kofi Boakye speaks on the death penalty at UN Expert workshop in Nairobi, Kenya.
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Dr. Kofi Boakye speaks on the death penalty at UN Expert workshop in Nairobi, Kenya.
Dr. Kofi Boakye: Abolishing the death penalty in Ghana: Beyond human rights 11th World Day Against the Death Penalty, EU Delegation in Ghana, Accra, 10 October 2013 Dr. Kofi Boakye: Abolishing the death penalty in Ghana: Beyond human rights 11th World Day Against the Death Penalty, EU Delegation in Ghana, Accra, 10 October 2013
Dr. Kofi Boakye: Abolishing the death penalty in Ghana: Beyond human rights 11th World Day Against the Death Penalty, EU Delegation in Ghana, Accra, 10 October 2013
The EU Delegation to Ghana and the French Embassy in Accra, on October 10, 2013 organised a roundtable discussion in ... ...
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Dr. Kofi Boakye: Abolishing the death penalty in Ghana: Beyond human rights 11th World Day Against the Death Penalty, EU Delegation in Ghana, Accra, 10 October 2013
Dr. Justice Tankebe: Rule of Law: A question of legitimacy Dr. Justice Tankebe: Rule of Law: A question of legitimacy
Dr. Justice Tankebe: Rule of Law: A question of legitimacy
7th Milestones of a Global Campaign for Violence Prevention Meeting 22 SEPTEMBER 2015. GENEVA. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, ... ...
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Dr. Justice Tankebe: Rule of Law: A question of legitimacy
More opposed to death penalty — Survey More opposed to death penalty — Survey
More opposed to death penalty — Survey
A recent survey on “Public Support for the Death Penalty in Ghana” has shown that more people (48. 3 per ... ...
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More opposed to death penalty — Survey
Use of body-worn cameras sees complaints against police ‘virtually vanish’, study finds Use of body-worn cameras sees complaints against police ‘virtually vanish’, study finds
Use of body-worn cameras sees complaints against police ‘virtually vanish’, study finds
Year-long study of almost 2,000 officers across UK and US forces shows introduction of wearable cameras led to a 93% ... ...
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Use of body-worn cameras sees complaints against police ‘virtually vanish’, study finds
Atupare launches law book Atupare launches law book
Atupare launches law book
The Statute Law Revision Commissioner, Justice V. C. R. A. C. Crabbe, has advised judges and legal practitioners that in ... ...
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Atupare launches law book
Attorney-General sued over inhumane conditions at prisons Attorney-General sued over inhumane conditions at prisons
Attorney-General sued over inhumane conditions at prisons
Three lawyers have sued the Attorney-General, Marietta Appiah-Oppong, for what they say are inhumane and degrading conditions at the country ... ...
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Other projects under Justice for All Programme should be instituted – Former AG Other projects under Justice for All Programme should be instituted – Former AG
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Former Attorney General Joe Ghartey has reiterated the need to establish other projects which were launched with the 'Justice for ... ...
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Other projects under Justice for All Programme should be instituted – Former AG

Traditional Justice

Traditional Justice in informal Urban Settlements in Ghana British Academy Funded Project  Lead Researchers: Dr Thomas Akoensi​​ and Dr Amy ...

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Sentencing

Sentence and sentencing disparity Lead Researchers: Dr Peter Atupare, Dr Kofi Boakye, Dr. Justice Tankebe This project aims to investigate ...

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Center for Criminology & Criminal Justice

Welcome to the Centre for Criminology and Criminal Justice. The Centre aims to promote high quality research and teaching on crime and justice in Africa.

It provides training for professionals in the fields of crime and justice  (police officers, prosecutors, judges, prison officers, probation officers, and private security providers) in evidence based approach to crime prevention and justice delivery.

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Database and Public Interest Projects

1. Prison Project

Helping to reduce prison overcrowding through diversion and alternative sentencing

2. Crime Survey

Measuring crime and fear of crime in Africa

3. Sentencing Project’

Developing effective sentencing guidelines for the criminal justice system

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