PJJ Working Group Meeting on Youth Delinquancy, Sept 2005

The French Youth Judicial Protection Service (Protection Judiciaire de la Jeunesse – PJJ) organised on September 1-2, 2005 a meeting of the working group on juvenile delinquency.  Speech of M. Duvette, head of the PJJ Report of urban sociologue Laurent … More

ICD Meeting “Urban violence, sensitive neighbourhoods and local strategies”, 18th December 2006

The Inter-ministerial City Delegation (ICD), in partnership with the Strategic Analysis Centre, held on Monday 18th December 2006 in Paris a national meeting with the theme “urban violence, sensitive neighbourhoods and local strategies: How can we analyse and react to … More

French Forum: Main Activities in 2006

  Executive committees and General Assembly The executive committee gathered on January 18th, March 1st, April 12th, September 27th and November 21st. The General Assembly of the French forum was held in Saint-Denis on May 30th. Local elected adopted the … More

Suburban Violence in the Netherlands (EFUS News), Oct 2007

SUBURBAN VIOLENCE IN THE NETHERLANDS    by Sven Engel (EFUS News, October 27, 2007) The nightly troubles that have occurred in the Dutch city of Slotervaart, a suburban town of 45’000 inhabitants close to Amsterdam, recall the continuing crisis of … More

Gang Violence in Spain, EFUS News 2007