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Ibrahim Tommy Executive Director

Welcome to the official website of Centre for Accountability and the Rule of Law (CARL-SL). CARL is an independent, not-for-profit organization that seeks to promote a just society for all persons in Sierra Leone, through monitoring institutions of accountability, outreach and advocacy for institutional transparency, capacity building and empowerment of citizens.CARL has its origin in the Special Court Monitoring Group (SCMG), which was established in May 2004 as a partnership project of the International Centre for Transitional Justice (ICTJ) and the Coalition for Justice and Accountability (COJA) to exclusively monitor and produce objective reporting on proceedings before the Court for both local and international community.

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7 YEARS ON...NO FUNCTIONING SAFE HOME IN SIERRA LEONE: IS THE SIERRA LEONE GOVERNMENT PAYING ATTENTION?

One of the most credible ways governments can show commitment to promoting gender equity and justice is to give more attention to the processes that will enhance it.  Unfortunately, there are huge question marks against the government's commitment to protecting and promoting victims of sexual and gender-based violence in the northern region.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 September 2014 14:51

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CIVIL SOCIETY GROUPS URGE THE SIERRA LEONE POLICE TO BE ACCOUNTABLE

Accountability is the key cog in the governance machinery of every democratic state. The Sierra Leone Police (SLP), like all state institutions, should be accountable as it is a critical ingredient for the police's ability to

Last Updated on Monday, 08 September 2014 14:52

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THE STATE Vs DR. RICHARD CONTEH AND OTHERS

The case of the State v Alie Suma, Dr Richard Konteh and Leslie Peter Coslie has once again sparked discussion about the allegedly high scale of corruption in the public sector.  The Centre for Accountability and Rule of Law (CARL) respects the rights of the accused Read more...

 

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