RCN Justice & Démocratie

Founded after the Rwandan Genocide and operating now in five countries including Burundi, RCN Justice & Démocratie aim to support judicial reform in support of conflict transformation.

RCN Justice & Démocratie is an international NGO based in Belgium founded in September 1994 after the Rwandan genocide. It contribute to guarantees of respect for fundamental rights recognised by international conventions, especially the right of fair justice. RCN Justice & Démocratie works in five countries, including Burundi, the others being Rwanda, DR Congo, Haiti and Sudan. In each country, RCN Justice & Démocratie aims to support the process of rebuilding the judicial system and to promote conflict transformation in transitional countries.

In Burundi, the work of RCN Justice & Démocratie is done through radio documentaries, theatres and capacity building sessions focused on justice, human rights protection and democratic practices. They operate in the central provinces of Gitega, Ruyigi, Muramvya and Mwaro.

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