Restorative Justice S.A.

IS IT POSSIBLE TO RESTORE JUSTICE IN LABOUR LAW IN SOUTH AFRICA...

2017-05-29

The limits of the criminal and the civil law in responding to conflict have been well worked over by scholars and commentators. This is especially true in relation to the criminal ...

What are Family Group Conferences?...

2017-05-19

Family Group Conferences are one of the many restorative justice mechanisms used to reintegrate young offenders into society. This short article explains in more detail what family...

Principles of Restorative Justice...

2017-05-19

The following is taken from an article written by Howard Zehr and Henry Mika, (1998),"Fundamental Concepts in Restorative Justice", in Contemporary Justice Review, Vol. 1....

Collaborative and Caring Work Environment...

2017-05-18

Restorative justice is most often associated with criminal justice as a framework for rethinking crime and punishment. The foundational principle of restorative justice is the care...

Victim-offender mediation in cases of domestic violence...

2017-05-18

The objective of mediation in cases of domestic violence is interrupting the spiral of violence in co-operation with other institutions and to protect women from future abuse. Medi...

Restorative Justice: A Different Approach to Discipline...

2017-05-18

Restorative justice is a revolutionary program based on respect, responsibility, relationship-building and relationship-repairing. It focuses on mediation and agreement rather than...

8 Tips for Schools Interested in Restorative Justice...

2017-05-17

School-based restorative justice offers a more sustainable, equitable, and respectful alternative to dealing with misbehavior, from minor infractions to violence. It can also be us...

Restorative practice in the community...

2017-05-17

Restorative approaches in communities incorporate a range of models including community mediation, police and community support officers using restorative skills on the street and ...

Restorative justice in cases of sexual offences...

2017-05-17

The focus then shifts to the question whether the Supreme Court of Appeal could have come to another ruling with respect to restorative justice and sexual offences. To answer this ...

Families in Circle Process: Restorative Justice in Family Law...

2017-05-17

Circle process reflects the values of original dispute resolution, which often in turn reflects ubuntu, the idea that all humankind is interconnected....