Date / Time
11/04/2015 - 18/04/2015
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, UNODC, is organising the Thirteenth United Nationas Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, to be held in Doha, Qatar, from 12 to 19 April 2015. The most recent reports of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, acts as the preparatory body of the Congress. The main theme of the Thirtheenth Congress is:
`Integrating crime prevention and criminal justice into the wider United nations agenda to address social and economic challenges and to promote the rule of law at the national and international levels, and public participation`.
Defence for Children International Secretariat organises two side events during this Congress. One on the Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty and one on the situation of children in the MENA region and the Latin American region.