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Victims and restorative justice .

Source: (2014) London : Routledge.Restorative justice aims to address the consequences of crime by encouraging victims and offenders to communicate and discuss the harm caused by the crime that has been committed. In the majority of cases, restora... READ MORE

Why restorative justice matters for criminology.

Source: (2013) Restorative Justice 1(2):159-167.This editorial is written on the occasion of the ‘official’ launch of Restorative Justice: An International Journal at the annual conference of the European Society of Criminology, held in Bu... READ MORE

An adventure is taking off. Why Restorative Justice: An International Journal?

Source: (2013) Restorative Justice: An International Journal. 1(1):1-14.The idea of creating an international journal on restorative justice is not particularly new. In the last ten years, and even before that, ideas were exchanged and plans mad... READ MORE

Restorative dimensions in Belgian youth justice.

Source: (2012) Youth Justice. 12(2):83-100.The revised Belgian Youth Justice Act (YJA) (2006) is featured as a case study due to the important restorative justice dimensions that it has introduced. The legal system in Belgium is dominated by a civ... READ MORE

Action-Research in the Field of Restorative Justice: An Opportunity or a Risk?

Source: (2008) Report of the fifth conference of the European Forum for Restorative Justice, Building restorative justice in Europe: cooperation between the public, policy makers, practitioners and researchers, Verona.In the Belgian experience, co... READ MORE

New youth law in Belgium incorporates restorative justice

Source: (-0001) Newsletter of the European Forum for Restorative Justice. 8(1) Pp. 2-3.5-6"In May 2006, a new youth law was passed in Belgium. It still concentrates on the idea of youth protection, but also offers room for restorative justice prac... READ MORE

Evaluating Conferencing For Serious Juvenile Offenders.

Source: (2005) In Elizabeth Elliott and Robert M. Gordon, eds., New Directions in Restorative Justice: Issues, Practice, Evaluation. Cullompton, UK: Willan Publishing. Pp. 278-295.The main criteria for participation are that the juvenile accepts t... READ MORE

Conferencing Serious Juvenile Delinquents in Belgium

Source: (2005) Restorative Justice Online. March 2005 Edition.From November 2000 until October 2003, youth courts in Belgium piloted an adapted version of the New Zealand model of Family Group Conferencing. Inge Vanfraechem and Lode Walgrave provi... READ MORE