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Collapsing barriers between victims and offenders

From PFI.org: In mid-July, Prison Fellowship Italy completed the first Sycamore Tree Project® (STP) course in Modena Prison. Nine prisoners and five crime survivors came together to share their stories and develop a mutual respect for each oth... READ MORE

Awesome things happen when people come together

by Lynette Parker Recently, I met with representatives from Prison Fellowship Italy (PF Italy) visiting the Washington, DC area. In early 2010, a colleague and I had visited Italy to train members of the new organisation in the Sycamore Tree P... READ MORE

Juvenile criminal mediation in Italy: Current and future perspectives.

Source: (2010) In, Melinda Gyokos and Krisztina Lanyi, eds., European best practices of restorative justice in criminal Procedure. Budapest: Ministry of Justice and Law Enforcement, Republic of Hungary.pp. 152-160.The history of juvenile criminal ... READ MORE

School Mediation in the Province of Bari.

Source: (2006) Papers presented at the Fourth Conference of the European Forum for Restorative Justice, “Restorative justice: An agenda for Europe”, Barcelona, Spain, 15-17 June 2006.Numerous scientific studies have shown the quality of learni... READ MORE

International Cooperation and Its Impact on RJ Policies in Italy

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.This workshop revolves around... READ MORE

‘Knots of an Italian Inattention’ (Conceptual Obstacles)

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 Italy there are no institu... READ MORE

"Parallel Mediations:" Why Organised Crime Tends to "Mediate" Conflict and to Reject Institutional Victim-Offender Mediation

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.The article describes the phe... READ MORE

The Conceptual Roots of Restorative Justice in Italian Legal Tradition

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.The Italian legal culture has... READ MORE

Probation and Restorative Justice in Romania and Italy.

Source: (2008) Romania: Editura Universitatii Alexandru Ioan Cuza.This book reviews recent trends in European-style juvenile justice systems and explores diversionary and alternative dispute resolution strategies. The lines of enquiries developed ... READ MORE