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The Mission of the Alliance
To bring together in one worldwide and multi-disciplinary coalition representatives of non-governmental organizations engaged in research, teaching, practice, advocacy and reform in the fields of crime prevention and criminal justice.
To encourage scholarly, scientific and practical exchange and cooperation among the diverse NGOs engaged and interested in crime prevention and criminal justice throughout the world.
To foster worldwide criminal justice research, scholarship, education, training and advocacy within inter-governmental and governmental institutions as well as in academic and other public organizations and agencies.
To enhance the collective role of the Alliance members through cooperation among affiliated organizations with regard to programs, research projects, publications, conferences and other activities of mutual interest.
To encourage the flow of information and consultation among the international NGO community, the UN Secretariat, national UN delegations, and UN bodies responsible for international policies and programs for crime prevention and criminal justice, including the Centre for International Crime Prevention, the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.
To assist the UN in the identification of existing and emerging crime and justice issues, in the initiation of research studies and recommendations for action, and in supplying technical assistance in specific areas of Alliance competence.
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Meetings, News & Updates
5 December 2016 - On the occasion of the 17th International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) in Panama, UNODC and the UNCAC Coalition organized a workshop during the global forum on 4 December to raise awareness, share experiences and stimulate debate...read more
The fifth report on Femicide is now released. You can download a copy of the report directly from here: Femicide Report Vread more
Stanford University has invited leading thinkers from several institutions to begin a 100-year effort to study and anticipate how the effects of artificial intelligence will ripple through every aspect of how people work, live and play. The report is due out midnight...read more
IRENE MELUP (1925-2016) The service took place at Plaza Jewish Chapel, 630 Amsterdam Avenue (at 91st Street) in Manhattan at 11 AM, Thursday, August 18th, 2016. Irene Melup was buried in the family plot of the Westchester Hills Cemetery. BIDDING FAREWELL TO A GREAT...read more
The NY Co-Chair of the Alliance, Dr. Karen Judd Smith attended the Rackspace::Solve tech conference Thursday 11th August in San Francisco. Rackspace is the 4th largest cloud service provider and has significant experience with the fast evolving realm of cyber...read more
Minutes of the meeting of the Alliance of NGOs Wednesday, 27 April 2016 Participants (26) NGO Alliance members: Michael Platzer – Co Chair of the NGO Alliance Karen Judd Smith, Co-Chair NGO Alliance Max Edelbacher- Officer in Charge of ACUNS Vienna Rory Field-...read more