Strengthening Juvenile Justice Systems in the counter-terrorism context

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Wednesday, 2 January, 2019
The white paper 'Protecting Children’s Rights and Keeping Society Safe: How to Strengthen Justice Systems for Children in Europe in the Counter-Terrorism Context?' has been recently published on the IJJO website. It examines law, policy and practice relating to the treatment of children who are alleged as, accused of or recognised as having committed a... Read more
Wednesday, 2 January, 2019
The Regional Overview Report 'Children, the Justice System, Violent Extremism and Terrorism: An Overview of Law, Policy and Practice in Six European Countries' has been recently published on the IJJO website. It explores what happens to children when they come to the attention of the criminal justice authorities as a result of alleged involvement with... Read more
Friday, 7 December, 2018
The final conference of the IJJO led project ‘Strengthening Juvenile Justice Systems in the counter-terrorism context: Capacity-building and peer-learning among stakeholders’ took place on the 29th of November at the Kartuizercenter Auditorium in Brussels (Belgium). This project aims to identify, promote and strengthen the political responses of juvenile... Read more
Tuesday, 20 November, 2018
As the European agenda and recent events that have occurred since 2015 demonstrate, the issues of radicalisation and violent extremism, which may be conducive to terrorism, have become the principal concern of a significant number of Member States.
However, in the midst of the rush to enact counter-terrorism legislation at National and European levels,... Read more