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NCJ Number: 159285 Find in a Library
Title: United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme Network
Corporate Author: Australian Institute of Criminology
Australia
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 146
Sponsoring Agency: Arab Security Studies and Training Ctr
Riyad, Saudi Arab
Asia Crime Prevention Foundation
Toshimake Tokyo, Japan
Australian Institute of Criminology
Canberra ACT, 2601, Australia
United Nations Asia and Far East Institute for the Prevention of Crime and Treatment of Offenders
Tokyo, Japan
Sale Source: Arab Security Studies and Training Ctr
Riyad,
Egypt
Type: Program/Project Description
Language: English
Country: Saudi Arabia
Annotation: This report provides background information to the international community on the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Program Network, an international network that consists of the Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Branch of the United Nations, as well as a number of interregional and regional institutes around the world.
Abstract: The Network has been developed in response to the request of the international community for assistance. Its components provide a variety of technical assistance services within the framework of the United Nations Program, including advisory services, the exchange of information, research, training, and public education. Component organizations include the Asia and Far East Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders, the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute, the Australian Institute of Criminology, the International Institute of Higher Studies in Criminal Science, and the Latin American Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders. Additional components include the Arab Security Studies and Training Center, the European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control affiliated with the United Nations, the African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders, the International Scientific and Professional Advisory Council of the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Program, the International Center for Criminal Law Reform and Criminal Justice Policies, and the International Center for the Prevention of Crime. Contact information for each organization and photographs
Main Term(s): Criminology
Index Term(s): Australian Institute of Criminology (AIC); Criminal justice research; Foreign criminal justice systems; International cooperation; UN Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute; UNAFEI (Asia and Far East); United Nations (UN)
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