November 10, 2017

Youth Crime Prevention through Sports: Dr. Walter Feldman, Brazilian Football Confederation

UNODC is working on youth crime prevention through sports. The initiative focuses on sports in order to build resilience of youth by enhancing their life skills and increase their knowledge of the consequences of crime and drug use. 

We talked to Dr. Walter Feldman, Secretary General of the Brazilian Football Confederation about the important role sport plays for communities in Brazil

November 6, 2017

The Zorbs - An Introduction

UNODC's Education for Justice (E4J) initiative is working to build a culture of lawfulness among children and youth on topics related to criminal justice, crime prevention and the rule of law. At the primary school level, this focuses on promoting and teaching values such as acceptance, fairness, integrity and respect among 6 to 12 year olds.

October 30, 2017

Youth Crime Prevention through Sports: Busiswe Mafatlae, Project Coordinator at Grassroot Soccer

UNODC is working on youth crime prevention through sports. The initiative focuses on sports in order to build resilience of youth by enhancing their life skills and increase their knowledge of the consequences of crime and drug use.

We talked to Busiswe Mafatlae, Project Coordinator at Grassroot Soccer, an adolescent health organization that leverages the power of soccer to educate, inspire, and mobilize youth at-risk in South Africa.

October 12, 2017

Youth Crime Prevention through Sports: Thabang Ntloko, Football and Life Skills Coach

UNODC is working on youth crime prevention through sports. The initiative focuses on sports in order to build resilience of youth by enhancing their life skills and increase their knowledge of the consequences of crime and drug use.

We chatted with Thabang Ntloko, Football and Life Skills coach at Grassroot Soccer, an adolescent health organization that leverages the power of soccer to educate, inspire, and mobilize youth at-risk in South Africa

October 3, 2017

Education for Justice: Yuliya Zabyelina, Assistant Professor, John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Under the Doha Declaration Global Programme, UNODC is developing a series of modules to help better teach on mandated issues in universities. Part of the Education for Justice (E4J) initiative, this covers topics such as transnational organized crime, money laundering, corruption, and terrorism - among many others. To find out more, we talked to Yuliya Zabyelina, Assistant Professor, John Jay College of Criminal Justice about the importance of the Sustainable Development Goals as crime prevention tool.

October 3, 2017

Education for Justice: Katja Samuel, Global Security and Disaster Management Ltd

Under the Doha Declaration Global Programme, UNODC is developing a series of modules to help better teach on mandated issues in universities. Part of the Education for Justice (E4J) initiative, this covers topics such as transnational organized crime, money laundering, corruption, and terrorism - among many others. To find out more, we asked Katja Samuel, Global Security and Disaster Management Ltd about the importance of education in countering terrorist propaganda.

October 3, 2017

Education for Justice: Gabriella Sanchez, Reasearch Fellow, Migration Policy Centre

Under the Doha Declaration Global Programme, UNODC is developing a series of modules to help better teach on mandated issues in universities. Part of the Education for Justice (E4J) initiative, this covers topics such as transnational organized crime, money laundering, corruption, and terrorism - among many others. To find out more, we asked Gabriella Sanchez, Reasearch Fellow, Migration Policy Centre about the causes behind migrant smuggling.

October 3, 2017

Judicial Integrity: Keith Hollis, Commonwealth Magistrates and Judges Association

Under the Doha Declaration Global Programme, UNODC is working towards the creation of a Global Judicial Integrity Network. We recently met with Keith Hollis of the Commonwealth Magistrates and Judges Association to talk about the importance of independence in the judiciary.