RSIL team successfully presented a report to Federal Minister of Human Rights

In 2018 the Research Society of International Law (RSIL) was engaged by the Federal Ministry of Human Rights to examine Pakistan’s State practice on international human rights and develop a roadmap for reform which brings Pakistan’s domestic legal landscape in line with its international human rights obligations. On 21st January 2019, the RSIL team presented…

Policy Dialogue for ‘Improving Media Responses to Terrorist Incidents’ in Peshawar

The Research Society of International Law (RSIL) in collaboration with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), held a policy dialogue for improving media responses to terrorist incidents. The policy dialogue included participants from various print and electronic media houses, police officials, representatives from the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Prosecution Department and the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa…

Policy Dialogue on Improving Media Responses to Terrorism Incidents in Pakistan

Project Overview Preserving the integrity of a crime scene is critical to the investigation of all crimes. In terrorism incidents, even high-profile cases have been lost in court in Pakistan due to inadequate preservation of the crime scene. As some of the earliest arrivals at the scene of a terrorist incident, media personnel are at…

Launch of the Publication on ‘Good Decision-Making under Pakistani Law: A Guide for Civil Servants’

Ensuring adherence to the rule of law by the bureaucracy and promoting a legal culture of supporting public functionaries would be an important element in the government’s efforts to revive the country’s economy. This was stated by noted lawyer and President, Research Society of International Law Mr. Ahmer Bilal Soofi while presiding over the launch…

Training on Examination Strategies during Terrorism Trials for KP Prosecutors

The Research Society of International Law (RSIL), Pakistan in collaboration with UNODC Pakistan developed a training module on Examination Strategies during Terrorism Trials. This module served as the foundation for training 30 members of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Prosecution Department on utilizing key witness examination strategies during terrorism trials. The training was designed to incorporate this…