Development of Training Modules on Counter-Terrorism Investigations for Police School of Investigation, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Police

Project Overview RSIL has also been engaged by the UNODC for the development of training modules for the Police School of Investigation, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Police on counter-terrorism investigations. This assignment requires the development of eight training modules on a range of topics which include, inter alia, background of terrorism in Pakistan and legal framework, crime scene…

Strengthening Rule of Law: Promoting Due Process and Fair Trial Standards in Pakistan’s Anti-Terrorism Courts

Project Overview This project required RSIL to provide training to 100 students, lawyers, prosecutors and judges in the area of human rights and counter-terrorism legislation in 10 trainings spread over the duration of the project. In addition, the project also required us to develop two detailed reports on human rights and Pakistan’s legislative landscape and…

Fata: Transitioning From Conflict To Peace

Project Overview The Project endeavours to evaluate the legal status of the Former Federally Administered Tribal Areas. This includes not only ascertaining whether an armed conflict is in existence within the area and the potential hurdles in the transitional process from an armed conflict to a peacetime regime governed by International Human Rights Law. Moreover,…

Urban Violence in Karachi – A Legal & Situational Analysis

Project Overview The project is a joint study between the Sindh Judicial Academy and the Research Society of International Law (RSIL) with support from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on law enforcement and judicial responses to urban violence in Karachi. Executive Summary/Description Background: The megacity of Karachi has witnessed one of the…