The European Commission has announced the award of a two year victim-led restorative justice (RJ) programme titled “Restorative Justice in Europe: Safeguarding Victims & Empowering Professionals” (RJE).
As part of its international mission to encourage and develop community-led solutions to crime, IARS will be delivering a series of restorative justice seminars in Chile. Prof.
Last week’s cabinet reshuffle included changes to ministers in the Ministry of Justice (MoJ), including Kenneth Clarke stepping down as Secretary of State for Justice, being replaced by Chris Grayling, and Nick Herbert being replaced by Damian Green as Minister of State for Policing.
IARS is pleased to release its Impact Report for 2011/12.
On behalf of the IARS team, IARS Patron, Sir Bert Massie CBE, wishes good luck to all the Paralympic Athletes at the London 2012 Games. It is exciting to be in London and see the excitement for this event. We hope it will bring attention to the needs of persons with disabilities everywhere.
Justice Minister responds to IARS and the Forgiveness Project regarding commissioning intentions for prisons
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice, Crispin Blunt MP, has written to IARS and The Forgiveness Project regarding their response to the NOMS Commissioning Intentions 2013/14 Discussion Document.
IARS and the Restorative Justice Research Network (RJRN) are pleased to announce the online publication of Lyon, B. Matczak, A. and Gavrielides T. (2012) Restorative Justice in the United Kingdom; London: IARS Publications. ISBN: 978-1-907641-14-5. [E-book].
On Sunday 5th August 2012 I’m running 10k to raise money for the charity I work for, IARS. For the next three years we are going to be running a user-led project with refugee and asylum seeking women and we need your help to raise some more funds for the women we are working with.