oa Article 40 - Editorial

Volume 6 Number 3
  • ISSN : 1562-4382



Extracted from text ... 2 EDITORIAL Many of the articles featured in this edition indicate the prevalence of extremely positive developments in the child justice sector. Whilst the numbers of children detained in prison awaiting trial in the Western Cape Province have declined markedly due to excellent team work by role-players, diversion programmes are spreading to rural and semi-urban areas through the commitment of both nongovernment organisation and government role-players, as the Restorative Justice Centre's work in Mpumalanga shows. However, of considerable concern is the fact that the Child Justice Bill has spent another year in the Parliamentary process with no timetable for finalisation ..

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