Source: (2011) Revisioning Justice. Restorative Justice Week 2011. Correctional Services Canada.

This focus on justice leads us also to distinguish RJ processes, especially with respect to peoples’ experiences of violence, as something different from mediation work within conflict resolution. While conflict and violence certainly may be linked in a given situation, it is important to recognize the differences between the two and ensure that RJ interventions are sensitive to this distinction. (excerpt)