By July 2021, a total of 68, 556 persons in Nigeria are in correctional service centers with 70% of these persons awaiting trial. A large percentage of those awaiting trial is on account of Petty Offences. These persons are often the poor and vulnerable in the society owing to the very nature of Petty Offencesand economic reasons.
A world where women and vulnerable groups are free from injustice.
To empower women and vulnerable groups through knowledge of their rights and accessible means of enforcing the same.
Lawyers Alert will hold her Annual Retreat from Wednesday, 10th August 2022 to Friday, 12th August 2022.
The retreat is aimed at reflecting on her performance in the year 2021 and year 2022 vis-à-vis Lawyers Alert’s Annual Plan. This retreat is also geared towards tracking processes and results achieved in line with the Annual Plan, receiving feedback from target beneficiaries, and team bonding.