October 3, 2017

Education for Justice: Chat Le Nguyen, Assistant Professor in Law, Fiji National University

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 spoke with Chat Le Nguyen from Fiji National University about the role of education in crime prevention as part of the organized crime modules.

September 27, 2017

Education for Justice: Jay Albanese, Professor and Criminologist, Virginia Commonwealth University

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 spoke with Prof. Jay Albanese from the Virginia Commonwealth University about the role of education in crime prevention as part of the organized crime modules.

September 26, 2017

Education for Justice: Neil Boister, Professor of Law, University of Canterbury

Under the Doha Declaration Global Programme, UNODC is developing university modules which cover topics such as transnational organized crime, money laundering, corruption, and terrorism. We spoke with Neil Boister, Professor of Law, University of Canterbury about the legal elements of transnational organized crime groups.

September 20, 2017

Education for Justice: Gareth Cort, Education and Youth Participation Manager

Under the Doha Declaration Global Programme, UNODC is developing interactive and innovative tools to foster integrity and skills from an early age for solving basic moral and ethical dilemmas. We spoke with Gareth Cort, Education and Youth Participation Manger at Childnet International, about the importance of educating youth on the rule of law.

September 13, 2017

The Global Judicial Integrity Network - a powerful tool to tackle corruption in the judiciary

In the run up to the launch of the Global Judicial Integrity Network in 2018, UNODC is bringing together diverse groups of justice officials and associations from across the world to exchange good practices and challenges in judicial integrity, as well as expectations of the Network.

August 22, 2017

Judicial Integrity: Diego García Sayán, UN Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges

Under the Doha Declaration Global Programme, UNODC is working towards the creation of a Global Judicial Integrity Network. We recently met with Diego García Sayán, UN Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers, to talk about the role the Network can play in strengthening judicial integrity, preventing corruption in the justice sector, and boosting trust in public institutions.

August 21, 2017

Education for Justice: Kishore Sing, former UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Education

UNODC's Education for Justice (E4J) initiative is working at primary, secondary and tertiary levels to help teach issues around the rule of law. We recently met with Mr. Kishore Sing, former UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Education, to chat about this and hear his views on the role of education on justice and the rule of law in shaping the values of future generations.

May 25, 2017

Line Up Live Up Football Exhibition for CCPCJ 2017

At the 26th Crime Commission in 2017, UNODC demonstrated some of the life skills exercises on a specially constructed pitch in the UN Plaza - a location not generally known as the setting for a football match! Working with partners including the FIFA Grassroots Programme, the NGO Grassroot Soccer South Africa, and the First Vienna Football Club youth team, attendees were shown the exact exercises employed to help youth aged 13-17 gain the necessary skills and mind-set to be able to resist anti-social behaviours.