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NCJ Number: 148132 Find in a Library
Corporate Author: United Nations European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control (HEUNI)
Date Published: 1993
Page Count: 45
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Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: Finland
Annotation: HEUNI, the European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control, affiliated with the United Nations, was established in 1981 to organize seminars on crime and criminal justice, collect information on these topics, conduct research, and organize meetings.
Abstract: This report highlights activities conducted in the period between 1991 and 1993. Priority themes of seminars, meetings, and research projects completed during that period included national and transnational crime, economic crime, and the role of criminal law in protecting the environment; crime prevention in urban areas and juvenile delinquency; and the management and administration of criminal justice. The 1994 work program will focus on similar topics. This report describes HEUNI efforts in collecting and disseminating information, sponsoring scholarships, and participating in international meetings. The document also contains the organization's budget for 1992. 1 appendix
Main Term(s): Crime prevention planning
Index Term(s): Criminal justice research; International organizations; United Nations (UN)
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