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NCJ Number: 157533 Find in a Library
Title: Technical Cooperation and Strengthening of the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Program
Corporate Author: United Nations
Economic and Social Council
Cmssn on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
Austria
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 34
Sponsoring Agency: United Nations
Vienna, Austria
Sale Source: United Nations
Economic and Social Council
Cmssn on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
Vienna,
Austria
Type: Survey
Language: English
Country: Austria
Annotation: This report discusses the operational activities and advisory services initiated or carried out by the Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Branch of the United Nations Secretariat, the two interregional advisers for crime prevention and criminal justice, and the regional advisers on crime prevention and criminal justice for Asia and the Pacific.
Abstract: Crime prevention and criminal justice has developed into an area of increased technical cooperation among the international community. This report provides an overview of technical assistance activities carried out under the auspices of the United Nations program on crime prevention and criminal justice, stressing the increased number of requests for training and the development of a broader partnership among intergovernmental and nongovernmental agencies. The report describes interregional advisory services, the development of a database on technical assistance needs in crime prevention and criminal justice, future technical assistance activities, and funding requirements to implement those activities. 4 appendixes
Main Term(s): Criminology
Index Term(s): Crime prevention planning; International cooperation; Science and Technology; Technical assistance resources; United Nations (UN)
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