Promoting humanitarian principles in law enforcement

Law enforcement instructors end a four-day train-the-trainer seminar on international rules and standards for policing in Monrovia. CC BY-NC-ND / Varney Bawn / ICRC
Law enforcement instructors end a four-day train-the-trainer seminar on international rules and standards for policing in Monrovia. CC BY-NC-ND / Varney Bawn / ICRC

The ICRC continues to help the Liberian authorities respond to humanitarian needs while also strengthening the capacities of institutions in international humanitarian law and international rules and standards in the country.

We trained militaries, law enforcement officials and visited detainees while monitoring conditions in places of detention. Here is a summary of our work in 2016:

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SOURCE: News Now/ICRC Online

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.