Source: (2004) Paper presented at the Third Conference of the European Forum for Victim-Offender Mediation and Restorative Justice, “Restorative Justice in Europe: Where are we heading?", Budapest, Hungary, 14-16 October. Downloaded 24 May 2005.

Restorative Justice (RJ) is a new notion in the Albanian society and there has been lack of initiatives or special programs considering this issue so far. The collaboration between professionals (jurists, lawyers, judges and prosecutors) during the last three years resulted in a consistent framework by which it is possible applying RJ in the Albanian Legal System. (excerpt)