Jarwlee Tweh Geegbe
Rescue Alternatives Liberia (RAL)
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Jarwlee Tweh Geegbe is the Executive Director of one of Liberia's fore-runners of Prison/penal reform, Anti-torture advocacy, the Rescue Alternatives Liberia. Mr. Geegbe has over 15 years of advocacy of prisoners' rights and anti-torture in Liberia. He led RAL and other civil society organizations to have Liberia ratified the UNCAT and OPCAT and other international instruments in 2004. Now he is leading RAL and other CSOs in domesticating the UNCAT and OPCAT in Liberia through the National Legislature, "Making Torture a Crime" under the Liberian law.