World Congress on Juvenile Justice

Date of event: 
26 Jan 2015 - 9:00am to 30 Jan 2015 - 5:00pm
Government of Switzerland
Terre des hommes
International Conference Center of Geneva – CICG
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Copyright: Odile Meylan

26-30 January 2015, Geneva, Switzerland: Terre des hommes and the Swiss government jointly organises the World Congress on Juvenile Justice that brings together – for the first time, representatives of government and civil society to discuss the future of juvenile justice. Over five days the 800 participants will have the opportunity to listen to 100 experts speakers in 32 workshops and share best practices.

The aim of the Congress is to promote the implementation of of existing International norms and standards through the exchange of experiences, innovations and best practices. So far 86 countries have registered to participate with 350 members of the delegations.There are 110 experts, Tdh field staff, volunteers and 455 individual registrants.

Please see the final agenda here. The Congress has its own website (available in English, French and Spanish), where you can get all the latest information, the program, the list and short bio of speakers, etc.

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This project is funded by: