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NCJ Number: 167600 Find in a Library
Title: Tenth United Congress on the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders: Preparations for the Tenth United Nations Congress on the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders
Corporate Author: United Nations
Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Branch, at Vienna
Austria
Date Published: 1997
Page Count: 32
Sponsoring Agency: United Nations
A-1400 Vienna, Austria
Publication Number: E/CN.15/1997/2
Sale Source: United Nations
Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Branch, at Vienna
P.O. Box 500
A-1400 Vienna,
Austria
Type: Program/Project Description
Language: English
Country: Austria
Annotation: This report details the preparation for the 10th United Nations Congress on the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders and the opinions of individual countries and organizations regarding the agenda for the conference.
Abstract: The organizations and countries that responded to the Secretary-General's 1995 request for opinions expressed general satisfaction with the new format and method of organization of these congresses as forums for the exchange of information and the identification of new trends in crime prevention and criminal justice. The workshops were regarded as the highlight of the ninth congress. Suggestions for the 10th congress focused on organizational aspects, the theme, agenda items, and workshop topics. Preparatory arrangements for the 10th congress have focused on the venue, dates, duration, documentation, format, workshops, ancillary meetings, other sessions, and rules of procedure.
Main Term(s): Criminology
Index Term(s): Foreign crime prevention; Information dissemination; International cooperation; United Nations (UN)
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