oa Article 40 - Victim-offender mediations rule the day

Volume 4 Number 2
  • ISSN : 1562-4382



Extracted from text ... 6 VICTIM-OFFENDER MEDIATIONS rule the day Thebogo Kuloane, a Ga-Rankuwa probation officer, sees family group conferences and victimoffender mediations as a process whereby the participants have the opportunity to learn from one another and the events surrounding the commission of the offence. She notes that there are a number of important factors to bear in mind when conducting a family group conference, the most important of which include the following: ? Preparing the parties as to what the conference involves; ? an acknowledgement of responsibility by the offender; ? the needs and feelings of the victim at the time of the ..

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