Support to crime prevention and criminal justice reform

Current Project Status:
Project Status as of 2010:
Thematic Area:
Criminal Justice Reform
Result Area:
1-3. Criminal justice systems: more accessible, accountable and effective
Project Start Date:
01 Jan 2008
Project End Date:
31 Dec 2011
Project Description
This project aims at supporting UNODC high quality programme development in the area of crime prevention and criminal justice reform in accordance with UNODC strategy and Thematic Programme on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Reform. In seven key substantive areas (crime prevention; access to legal aid and justice; integrity and accountability of criminal justice institutions; penal reform; justice of children; violence against women; and victim support and assistance) the project will provide for tools and training, assessment and programming missions, substantive monitoring of technical assistance programmes, provision of short and medium-term expertise to UNODC at large and in particular the field office network. The project is implemented with a strong focus on partnerships with other UN agencies and international NGOs.