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Manitoba, Canada Invests in Restorative Justice: for Victims and Communities

RJI shares the following new release from Manitoba, Canada regarding their plans to invest in restorative justice.

UK’s Ministry of Justice: Hearing the Stories of Victims

  RJI applauds the UK’s Ministry of Justice as it continues to expand the use of restorative justice in the UK.

Rwanda: International Criminal Tribunal Closes

RJI re-prints this article with Dan Van Ness of Prison Fellowship International regarding his restorative justice work in Rwanda as the International Criminal Tribunal of Rwanda closes.

Teaching tolerance and restorative justice

RJI is happy to share this link highlighting the work of Amy Bintliff, an educator and restorative justice practitioner. We are glad to work with Amy and call her an affiliate member of RJI.

Community of Restorative Researchers: Introduction

RJI shares the following with you from Ian D. Marder, Founder, Community Restorative Researchers.

Wales: Restorative Justice Works

Law enforcement in Dyfed Powys support restorative justice to encourage offender accountability and restoration of crime victims, as much as possible, and communities as well also injured by crime. http://www.swanseasound.co.

National Catholic Reporter: Reform of Justice System Needs Restorative Justice

Restorative justice is needed as the United States debates what to do with its justice system. Action is needed by the U.S. Congress.

Restorative Justice Project: University of Wisconsin Law School

RJI is glad to have the Restorative Justice Project at the University of Wisconsin Law School as an Affiliate Member. Law students should learn about the importance of restorative justice to the justice system.

BBC Interview with Victim of Crime, Laura Coel: Restorative Justice Empowers Victims

RJI provides the following link to an excellent BBC interview with Laura Coel, a victim of sexual abuse who chose to participate in a restorative justice meeting with her offender.

The Business of Changing Lives: Restorative Justice in Canada

Restorative justice works. We like this article from South Central Saskatchewan, Canada. The plain and simple fact is that every day restorative justice is changing the lives of crime victims and offenders and the communities they live in.