December 1, 2017

Education for Justice: Peter Cassidy, Director of Research, TriArche Research Group

The Education for Justice initiative helps educators teach the next generation to better understand and address problems that can undermine the rule of law and encourage students to actively engage in their communities and future professions in this regard. Around this, we spoke to Peter Cassidy, Director of Research at TriArche Research Group, to get his thoughts on the role of education based on the rule of law in shaping the value of future generations. 

December 1, 2017

Education for Justice:   Vincenza Nazzari, Equitas International Center for Human Rights Education

The Education for Justice (E4J) initiative seeks to prevent crime and promote a culture of lawfulness through education activities designed for primary, secondary and tertiary levels. We spoke to Vincenza Nazzari from Equitas International Center for Human Rights Education, to get her thoughts on the role of education based on the rule of law in shaping the value of future generations.

November 29, 2017

Derrick's Story - A New Chance

In this podcast, we talk to Derrick who spent six years in prison in Zambia before being acquitted. We spoke about life in prison and his decision to open up a Prisoner Reintegration and Empowerment Organization, which - supported by UNODC's Doha Declaration Global Programme - helps former prisoners start a new life.

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.