National Youth Justice Conference 2017

Now in its tenth year, this popular event brought delegates together at Stirling University on June 21 and 22 for two days of speakers and workshops, and the chance to share best practice and reflect on the views of young people who have experienced the youth and criminal justice system.

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DAY ONE: June 21

Ministerial welcome Mark McDonald MSP, Minister for Childcare and Early Years

Podcast

Youth Justice Social Work in Scotland – 10 years on Professor Bill Whyte, University of Edinburgh     

Podcast

Slides

Dealing with young offenders in Norway  Jan-Erik Sandlie, Directorate of Norwegian Correctional Service

Podcast

Serving a Changing Scotland – Policing 2026 Strategy Gavin Philip, Police Scotland

Podcast

Slides

Moving from correcting past behaviour to preparing our children for the future Tim Chapman, Ulster University        

Podcast

Slides

DAY TWO: June 22

Welcome Tom McNamara, Scottish Government

Podcast

Chairs welcome Angela Morgan and Dean Jay Coyle

Podcast

Once upon a time we sent children up chimneys:  What led us to stop that?
Dr Suzanne Zeedyk

Podcast

Community Justice Scotland: A Community of Justice in Scotland?
Keith Gardner, Community Justice Scotland                                                   

Podcast

Slides

Our Young People…Our Commitment Fiona Lees, East Ayrshire Council/SOLACE Scotland

Podcast

KIN/VOX Liminis

Podcast

Contact Us

Centre for Youth & Criminal Justice
University of Strathclyde
Lord Hope Building, Level 6
141 St. James Road Glasgow G4 0LT

(0141) 444 8622

cycj@strath.ac.uk

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