INTERNATIONAL JUVENILE JUSTICE RESOURCES

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These are International Juvenile Justice Resources.
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Juvenile Justice (U.S.) || Juvenile Corrections
Juveniles Tried/Sentenced as Adults || Youth Violence


ARTICLES/INFORMATION/RESEARCH
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UK: Major Young Offenders Institution Compared to Lord of the Flies
"Frances Crook, chief executive of the Howard League for Penal Reform, said: "This prison is dangerous for teenagers and this sounds more like an extract from William Golding's Lord of the Flies than a report on an institution that is meant to help young people turn their lives around." She challenged the government to "take these young people out of such a toxic environment before more of them die, or take responsibility for the consequences."
The Independent, August 06, 2014.

Focus on Juvenile Justice
A study by the Australian Institute of Criminology, November, 2013.

Revised Young Offenders Act Soon to Be Law
The Toronto Star, February 4, 2002

The Role of Education in Juvenile Justice in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union
Report from Human Rights Education Associates, 2000. PDF versions available in English and Russian.

Violence Against Children Worldwide
Report from Human Rights Watch, September 2001, regarding sexual and physical violence against children worldwide; including child workers, child soldiers, children in custody, and children at home.

Youth Justice Renewal
Information about the youth justice system in Canada, from the Canadian Department of Justice.

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