The Legal Implications of Adopting a Conflict Paradigm in Pakistan

Project Overview This report was published by RSIL in 2015 and was the outcome of an expert meeting which took place on 6 May, 2015 at the RSIL offices in Islamabad on the applicability of international humanitarian law to domestic counter-terrorism operations in Pakistan. The session focused on discussing, from a strictly academic perspective, if a…

Effecting Change in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Probation Regime

Project Overview RSIL was contracted by the Aitebaar Programme – a subsidiary of Coffey International – for upgrading the legal and regulatory framework relating to criminal probation in the Province of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP). The project was funded by the Department for International Development (DFID), UK and required working with the Directorate of Reclamation & Probation…

Policy Reform on The Safety and Protection of Journalists in Pakistan

Project Overview RSIL in partnership with the Centre for Peace and Development Initiatives (CPDI) and Open Society Foundation carried out research aimed at improving the safety and protection of journalists working in Pakistan. Project Outcomes A research paper was prepared by our researchers which set out a roadmap for legislative and policy reform for improving…