12 MAY 2009

In this report you will find: 

  • An in-depth examination of the experiences of women in the criminal justice system  incorporating the testimonies of women to give voice to the diverse experiences of individuals compiled by the Commission on Women and the Criminal Justice System
  • Evidence of institutional sexism towards women in the criminal justice system as victims, offenders and workers 
  • Recommendations for measures to help build a criminal justice system  where women are  treated appropriately and according to their needs 

Link to the report: Engendering Justice - from Policy to Practice