Restorative justice in Africa has been highlighted by recovery of indigenous justice practices, use of community service to address chronic prison overcrowding, national restorative responses to genocide and civil war, and the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

The RJ Library has information on restorative justice developments throughout Africa, including in these countries:

Angola

Burundi

Ethiopia

Gambia

Ghana

Kenya

Lesotho

Liberia

Malawi

Mali

Morocco

Mozambique

Namibia

Nigeria

Rwanda

Sierre Leone

South Africa

Tanzania

Uganda

Zambia

Zimbabwe