CHREAA AND OTHER STAKEHOLDERS VISIT ZOMBA PRISON FOR INMATES' WELFARE ASSESSMENT


On the 26th of October 2022, CHREAA, the Parliamentary Committee on Social and Community Affairs, the Parliamentary Committee on Legal Affairs and the Malawi Human Rights Commission visited Zomba Maximum Prison to discuss various issues affecting the welfare of prisoners i.e the recent food crisis, the spread of TB, water shortages and other living conditions in Malawian prisons.

They also appreciated what inmates are able to manufacture under the Prison Education Project. The project imparts knowledge and vocational skills in Carpentry, Tailoring and Joinery and Barbering. The project is being implemented by CHREAA in partnership with DVV International.