Restorative Justice Week 2015

Date(s) - November 15, 2015 - November 22, 2015
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Restorative Justice Week will be held in Canada, and throughout the world, from November 15-22, 2015. The theme for the week is Inspiring Innovation.

Restorative justice (RJ) is a philosophy and an approach that views crime and conflict as harm done to people and relationships. It is a non-adversarial, non-retributive approach to justice that emphasizes healing in victims, accountability of offenders, and the involvement of citizens in creating healthier, safer communities. The goal is to reach meaningful, satisfying, and fair outcomes through inclusion, open communication, and truth.

Discover the many uses of restorative justice. Explore how restorative justice can deal with harm in different situations: families, neighbourhoods, schools, workplaces, etc. Think about how restorative justice values and principles can be applied to every day challenges.

During Restorative Justice Week 2015, we encourage you to:

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