New Internationalist

Articles by Sabrina Mahtani

Women will lose out in Sierra Leone election

Sabrina Mahtani on the push for equal leadership representation, and the question of gender quotas.

  • November 15, 2012
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Sierra Leone beyond Charles Taylor

As the world hails the ex-Liberian President’s 50-year sentence for civil war atrocities, Sabrina Mahtani hopes the judgment will not detract from the root causes of the conflict.

  • May 30, 2012
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About Sabrina Mahtani

Sabrina Mahtani is a British-Zambian lawyer who has worked on human rights projects in Sierra Leone since 2005, including the Centre for Accountability and Rule of Law and ‘Opin Yu Yi’ (‘Open Your Eyes’), the country’s first human rights film festival. She is the co-founder and executive director of AdvocAid, an organization supporting access to justice and strengthened rights for women in the criminal justice system in Sierra Leone.

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