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Thursday, 15 June 2017
IJJO Day by Day

On the 19th and 20th of April, Cédric Foussard, IJJO director of International Affairs, participated in a two-day workshop which launched the Neuchâtel Memorandum Initiative in Syracuse (Italy). The Neuchâtel Memorandum on Good Practices for Juvenile Justice in a Counterterrorism Context was developed by the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) Criminal Justice and Rule of Law Working Group, under the leadership of the Government of Switzerland and the International Institute for Justice and the Rule of Law (IIJ). 

Wednesday, 14 June 2017
IJJO Day by Day

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. 

Tuesday, 13 June 2017
IJJO Day by Day

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 Juvenile Justice Initiative, a non-profit policy and advocacy organisation based in Chicago. 

Tuesday, 13 June 2017
IJJO Day by Day

On May 3rd, the IJJO took part in the conference ‘Overcoming youth marginalisation - Best practices to prevent radicalisation and criminalisation of youth in state of vulnerability’ at the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) premises in Brussels.The conference was organised by the Human Rights Youth Organisation (HRYO) in partnership with the EESC and the European Parliament's Intergroup on the Rights of the Child.

Friday, 02 June 2017
IJJO Day by Day

The ‘Alternative Ways to Address Youth (AWAY)’ project held its kickoff meeting on the 4th and 5th of April 2017 in Budapest. This project focuses on diversion measures for children in conflict with the law, and is coordinated by Terres des Hommes Hungary. The IJJO is a partner of the project.

Thursday, 01 June 2017
IJJO Day by Day

On April 24th and 25th, the IJJO and the Belgian Federal Public Service of Justice co-organised a seminar regarding the Belgian juvenile justice approach to Counter Terrorism. This seminar focused on the methods Belgian organisations and municipality representatives use to identify radicalised youth, and their approach to prevent and counter this issue. 

Wednesday, 31 May 2017
IJJO Day by Day

The second steering group meeting of the EU project ‘FACT FOR MINORS – Fostering alternative care for troubled minors’ took place on the 18th and 19th of May in Barcelona. The main objective of this project is to reinforce the capacity of, and the cooperation between, professionals working in alternative care communities in five European Union (EU) countries -Finland, Germany, Italy, Portugal and Spain- to adequately support and respond to the specific needs of children with psychiatric disorders under penal measures.

Friday, 19 May 2017
OIJJ Día a Día

The European Solidarity Corps is the new European Union initiative which creates opportunities for young people to work in projects in their own country, or abroad, that benefit communities around Europe. Members of the IJJO attended its Stakeholder Forum on April 12th in Brussels. 

Thursday, 18 May 2017
IJJO Day by Day

This past May 3rd, the final conference of the European project ‘MIPREDET - Analysis of procedures and conditions on minors’ pre-trial detention’ took place in Murcia (Spain). During the event, this project’s partners presented their results to the participants of the conference. 

Thursday, 18 May 2017
IJJO Day by Day

On this past May 2, the 4th steering group meeting of the European project ‘MIPREDET: Analysis of procedures and conditions on minors’ pre-trial detention’, financed by the Justice Programme of the European Commission, took place in the city of Murcia (Spain), hosted by the project coordinating partner, Fundación Diagrama. The other project partners are Asociation Diagrama (France), Istituto Don Calabria (Italy), Universidade Católica Portuguesa do Porto (Portugal) and the International Juvenile Justice Observatory (Belgium).



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