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Report of the Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent, A/HRC/27/68/Add.1, 23 September 2014: Brazil

IV. Thematic areas

E. Administration of justice

2. Criminal justice system

71. The São Paulo State Secretary of Penitentiary Administration has developed a human rights education programme. The course includes information on the legal framework of non-discrimination for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, women, people with disabilities, religious groups, and on laws on racial equality and affirmative policies.

Link to full text of the report: Report-WGAfricanDescent-Brazil-2014-eng