Ethiopia: Police training on Human Rights

Ethiopia: Police training on Human Rights

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) launched two books and a video that will serve as teaching manuals for Ethiopian police on international human rights and humanitarian principles.

“July 10, 2017 – The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), launched two reference books and an ICRC-produced video that will serve as teaching manuals for the police on international human rights and humanitarian principles pertaining to policing. The ICRC has also provided trainings on international human rights and humanitarian standards to Ethiopian police.

“Sisay Shikur, Federal Deputy Police Commissioner General, thanked the ICRC for organizing the discussion, while Assistant Commissioner Getu Tekleyohannes, Community Service Vice President with the Ethiopian Police University College (EPUC), expressed appreciation for ICRC’s trainings on international human rights and humanitarian standards, which he said helped the police understand universal policing standards.”

By Ethiopian News, Entertainment & Business Information Network

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