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European
2016 May 27

The project ‘Listen to the child – Justice befriends the child’, held its final conference in Sofia on the 26 and 27 of April, entitled "Integrated Approach for Fair Justice". The two-year project’s main workstreams have focused on creating a bond between institutions united around child protection, as well as implementing... read more

European
2016 May 20

The International Juvenile Justice Observatory is proud to announce the release of the manual of good practices 'Alternatives to Detention for Juvenile Offenders'. The manual is the fruit of the Juvenile Offenders Detention Alternative in Europe (J.O.D.A) project, led by Istituto Don... read more

Asia-Pacific
2016 May 12

The Second Meeting of the APCJJ Subcommittee for the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) Member States will take place from the 15th to the 17th of June 2016 in Bangkok, Thailand. The APCJJ Subcommittee for ASEAN is a section of the International Juvenile Justice Observatory’s Asia-Pacific Council for The Second Meeting of the APCJJ Subcommittee for the Association of South East... read more

Asia-Pacific
2016 Mar 23

The International Juvenile Justice Observatory (IJJO) is proud to present the ‘Addressing Juvenile Justice Priorities in the Asia-Pacific Region’ report. The aim of this report is to identify and analyse the priority issues for juvenile justice systems in the Asia-Pacific region.... read more

European
2016 Mar 10

The Second Steering Group Meeting of the EU Project ‘MIPREDET – Analysis of procedures and conditions of minor’s pre-trial detention’, in which the IJJO participated as partner, took place on the 3rd and 4th of February in Oporto. This meeting was an opportunity for the project partners to present their analysis on the scope of... read more

European
2016 Feb 5

From the 25th to the 27th of January, representatives of juvenile justice organisations across Europe gathered in Brussels for a training event organised by the International Juvenile Justice Observatory as part of the ‘Improving Juvenile Justice Systems in Europe’ project. The aim of the event, which was held in the Parliament of... read more

European
2016 Jan 29

On the 27th of January 2016, the partners of the J.O.D.A. project (Juvenile Offenders Detention Alternatives in Europe) participated in the project’s Final Conference at the European Parliament in Brussels, organized by the IJJO and open to the public, with representatives from juvenile justice organisations across Europe. During the... read more

North American
2016 Jan 15

The UN General Assembly, in its resolution 69/157, invited the SG to commission an in-depth global study on children deprived of liberty. The preparatory work for the study, now in its early stages of development, is led by the Office of the SRSG on Violence Against Children, Marta Santos Pais. Ms Santos Pais invited representatives from... read more

North American
2015 Nov 6

The second day of the North American Council for Juvenile Justice’s Second Meeting, which took place on Friday the 6th of November, consisted of a policy-oriented event where the participants could engage in discussions on policies and challenges facing North American nations, as well as the future steps of the NACJJ.

The day started with a welcome address by Dale Elliott, Manager of... read more

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