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2017 Nov 17

The third study visit of the IJJO-led project ‘Implementing Restorative Justice with Child Victims’, co-funded by the DAPHNE Programme of the European Union, took place on the 6th and 7th of November in Leuven, Belgium. This third field visit was organised by the IJJO in partnership with the European Forum for Restorative Justice (EFRJ) and the Katholieke...

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2017 Oct 31

The second study visit and national seminar of the IJJO-led project ‘Strengthening juvenile justice systems in the counter-terrorism context: Capacity-building and peer learning among stakeholders’, took place in the Netherlands on the 16th, 17th and 18th of October 2017. This event was organised by project partners Defence for Children the Netherlands...

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2017 Oct 20

On the 11th of October 2017 the IJJO took part in the first meeting for the partners of the project ‘ProCam - Procedural Rights Observed by the Camera: Audiovisual Recordings of Interrogations in the EU’, organised by the Hungarian Helsinki Committee (HHC) in Budapest, Hungary.

ProCam, supported by the Justice Programme of the European Union, aims to research the connection between the audio-...

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2017 Oct 3

From the 26th to the 28th of September 2017 in Belfast, Northern Ireland, the IJJO co-organised, together with the Youth Justice Agency of Northern Ireland, the second study visit of the IJJO-led project ‘Implementing Restorative Justice with Child Victims’, financed by the Daphne programme of the European Union.

This project...

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2017 Oct 3

As part of the ´FACT FOR MINORS – Fostering Alternative Care for Troubled Minors´ project, its partners attended an online seminar on mental health for young offenders on the 27th of September, organised by the health foundation Sant Pere Claver under the regional Government of Catalonia, whose Justice department is a partner of this project. The...

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2017 Aug 11

The first steering group meeting of the project ‘Child-Friendly JT - The right of minors to information, translation and interpretation in criminal proceedings: Development of child-friendly tools’ took place on the 25th and the 26th of July 2017 at the IJJO’s headquarters in Brussels. 

The main objectives of this project...

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2017 Jun 30

From the 6th to the 8th of June 2017, the IJJO co-organised, together with the Finnish National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL), the first study visit in Finland of the IJJO led project ‘Implementing Restorative Justice with Child Victims’, financed by the Daphne programme of the European Union.

This project...

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2017 Jun 14

The third study visit of the IJJO project 'PRALT - Prevention of Juvenile Radicalisation: Promoting the use of alternatives to detention’ was organised in Belgium on the 25th and 26th of April 2017. 

The objective of the project is to “allow judges, policymakers and legal practitioners to be trained...

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2017 Jun 13

North American Council for Juvenile Justice (NACJJ) member Elizabeth Clarke carried out a study visit in Belgium and The Netherlands in April to discuss European programmes and meet with representatives from the European Council of Juvenile Justice (ECJJ). Ms. Clarke is the founder and president of...

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