AboutPetty Offences

We are a group of regional partners working together in the Campaign for Decriminalization and Reclassification of Petty Offences in Africa. The group comprises of like minded organizations/Institutions working on human rights issues across Africa and who are part of an elaborate legislative, litigation and advocacy campaign towards decriminalization and reclassification of petty offences in Africa.

The regional partners include:

  • African Policing Civilian Oversight Forum (APCOF)
  • Centre for Human Rights Education Advice and Assistance (CHREAA)
  • Pan African Lawyers Union (PALU)
  • Africa Criminal Justice Reform (ACJR)
  • The Kenyan Section of the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ Kenya)
  • South Africa Litigation Centre (SALC)
  • Open Society Foundations (OSF)
  • Civil Society Prison Reform Initiative (CSPRI)