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The Moroccan Observatory of Prisons


An independent non-governmental organization created in 1999 by human rights activists to protect and promote the rights of detainees.
It acts as an observatory of penitentiary conditions in Morocco, as a unit of legal assistant to the detainees and of treatment of the grievances, as a center of research, information, training and advocacy for a more humane prison and to improve the legislative framework in accordance with international standards in this area.