FWRM welcomes increase in the tariff for child rape offences

Fiji Womens Rights Movement executive director Nalini Singh speaks to participants during the Fiji Womens Rights Movement Emerging Leaders Forum Alumni (ELFA) career's workshop at the Moana Anglican Services and Teaching Centre in Suva on Saturday, December 08, 2018. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU

THE Fiji Women’s Rights Movement has acknowledged the decision by the Supreme Court to increase the tariff for child rape offences in Fiji. In a statement issued today FWRM Executive Director Nalini Singh said jail sentences are meant to provide justice to the victim, remove the perpetrator from society so that he/ she realises the […]

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