SNRJR Joint Webinar on Restorative Justice: Rights, Needs and Voices of Young People

CYCJ and the Scottish Network of Restorative Justice (SNRJR) are co-delivering a webinar on ‘Restorative Justice: Rights, Needs and Voices of Young People’

Speakers include:

  • Estelle Zinsstag (SNRJR co-chair)
  • Karen Ralston (CYCJ) 
  • Iain Corbett (CYCJ) and the G15 Youth Group 
  • Sheriff David Mackie 
  • Professor Tali Gal (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

The G15 Drumchapel Youth Group will  show a video made by young people, and will be supported by CYCJ Participation Worker Iain Corbett. In the video the young people interview frontline practitioners trained to deliver RJ (from Includem and Thriving Survivors), about how they are plan to involve the views of children and young people throughout any RJ process.

Sheriff David Mackie Revealing and Releasing the Potential of Restorative Justice
Sheriff Mackie will address the proposition that while the benefits of RJ and RJ processes have been proven, they are still not widely understood; the development of RJ processes, especially in a criminal justice setting, must go hand in hand with a programme of education and information.

Professor Tali Gal Conducting Restorative Justice with Children and Youth:Lessons from Theory and Practice
This talk will begin with an overview of the needs-rights model for conducting restorative justice withchildren and young people. Then, some of the lessons learned from empirical studies conducted in Israel in recent years will be shared. Particular attention will be given to cultural manifestations in RJ, the role ofcommunity and family members, and unique characteristics of RJ following cyber-offences.

The event is free, but registration is mandatory. Only those that register will receive the Zoom link.

Please register by completing this registration form

This event will run from 13:00 – 16:00 on December 12th. Registration closes on Friday 8th December


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University of Strathclyde
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