Public Lecture 2011
UNAFEI Public Lecture Held at the Ministry of Justice, Japan
UNAFEI, the Japan Criminal Policy Society Foundation and the Asia Crime Prevention Foundation have collectively hosted annual public lectures on criminal justice policy at the main international conference hall of the Ministry of Justice.
Lecturers for these public lectures are mainly selected from among the visiting experts of UNAFEI's international senior seminars who have sufficient experience or expertise in the field of criminal justice.
On 28 January 2011, Visiting Experts from the United of Kingdom and Singapore delivered lectures at the Conference Hall of the Ministry of Justice to an audience of about 170 people, including personnel from the Ministry of Justice, Public Prosecutors Office, universities, NGOs, etc., and 16 participants of the 147th International Senior Seminar. The lectures were concluded with great success.
The lecturers and topics of the Public Lecture were as follows:
(1) Mr. Steve Pitts, National Offender Management Service Ministry of justice United Kingdom
"Changing Lives and Making Communities Safer: Strengthening Rehabilitation through Involving Communities in England And Wales"
(2) Mr. Desmond Chin, Deputy Director of Prisons/ Chief of Staff, Singapore Prison Service
"The Yellow Ribbon Project - Community Involvement in Offenders’ Rehabilitation: The Singapore Prison Service’s Experience"
The contents of the lectures are as follows:
Mr. Steve Pitts
Mr. Desmond Chin