Human Rights Commission of the Maldives


HRCM to facilitate sessions at the 29th Police Recruit Training course

Published on 27-12-2017



Human Rights Commission of the Maldives will be facilitating sessions at the 29th Police Recruit Training course held in Dhaalu Vaanee from the 25th to 28th December 2017. Objective of these sessions is to increase awareness among recruits and create a culture of respecting and upholding human rights in the line of duty.

Sessions are being facilitated by the Vice President of the Commission - Mr. Mohamed Zahid, Education Officer - Mr. Moosa Ilham and Investigation Officer - Hamiyya Latheef. Sessions will cover the areas of introduction to human rights, work undertaken by the commission, international human rights conventions, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), the Mandela Rules, and arrest, detention and imprisonment.