Saturday 20th of September 2014


Call for Papers
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In this interview, Mrs. María de los Dolores Aguilar highlights the influence that the IIN has had in the ellaboration of laws in the American Continent. She mentions that the IIN is constactly encouraging the governments to incorporate children’s participation in their policies, through the Pan-American Forum of Children. In addition...



The International Juvenile Justice Observatory (IJJO) is a Belgian Foundation of Public Interest based in Brussels. Since 2002, the IJJO has worked for the rights of children and adolescents at risk of social exclusion, especially those in conflict with the law or caught in the cycles of violence and juvenile delinquency.

Established in order to create a space for development, service provision and shared knowledge, the IJJO promotes and encourages the improvement of juvenile justice systems and policies, the implementation of international standards, the strengthening of professional competence in the field, and the exchange of innovative good practices Read more...

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6th IJJO International Conference
Juvenile Justice Without Borders International Award
‘Youth and Justice: Joining Forces to Strengthen Innovation and Impact’ offers approaches to improve the criminal justice system
This international forum, which took place from the 10th to the 12th of September in Istanbul, Turkey, gathered a variety of youth, law enforcement, and juvenile justice organizations from 30 countries. Session topics included alternatives to incarceration, such as...
New position papers on the Commission’s ‘Children’s Directive’
The Commission’s proposal on procedural safeguards for children suspected or accused in criminal proceedings has, since its adoption in November 2013, naturally drawn the attention of numerous associations working in defence of children’s rights and in support of...
Update on the 6th IJJO International Conference
Latest developments include the confirmation of several juvenile justice experts as speakers, the deadline extension for the Call for Papers, and the decision to hold the event at ‘Les Ateliers des Tanneurs’ centre in Brussels.

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