Editorial: Mentors give hope to young people in custody

Ravi Chandiramani
Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Among the myriad challenges of transforming young lives, rehabilitation of young offenders will always be among the toughest. The number of 16- to 25-year-olds behind bars has soared by one-third in the past decade while the majority go on to reoffend, reflecting the enormity of the task.

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