University General Assembly 1


Layla Kimmie
South Africa

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Sudan- GA1- Strengthening the rule of law and the reform of the criminal justice institutions

Honorable chair, fellow delegates,

The rule of law finds itself at the heart of all mandates of the United Nations, without which the pursuit of peace, justice and development in the field of human rights would halt to the detriment of humankind. As a country in conflict, with the war in Darfur still ongoing, Sudan has seen the rule of law being replaced with rule by force- with the goals of peace, justice and security becoming ever more elusive. It is for this reason, that Sudan wholeheartedly supports the need for reforms of criminal justice institutions a...