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Juvenile Justice Reform Implementation In Schools

The Ministry of Social Development says it is working with schools across the nation as it moves forward with the implementation of the OECS Juvenile Justice Reform (JJR) Project. The projectis aimed at developing rehabilitative programs for young people who have had to go through the Justice System. National Co-ordinator Merissa Finch-Burke, says significant emphasis… Continue Reading →

Juvenile Justice Reform – Domestic Violence And Child Justice Act

St. Vincent and the Grenadines has achieved significant milestones with regard to the laws that protect the nation’s children. That’s according to Minister of National Mobilization and Social Development, Family and Gender Affairs, Frederick Stephenson. He was addressing stakeholders at the opening of the workshop on training for risk assessment and mental health screening in… Continue Reading →

Juvenile Justice Reform Mentorship Project

The Ministry of National Mobilization says it is continuing to put programs in place to strengthen the implementation of the OECS Juvenile Justice Reform Project. This statement was made by Minister of National Mobilization, Frederick Stephenson during today’s opening of the first ever Youth Mentorship Conference, which is being hosted under the theme Mentoring Matters… Continue Reading →

Juvenile Justice Reform Continues To Benefit Secondary Schools With New Campaign

Secondary Schools across the country are continuing to benefit from initiatives being implemented by the Ministry of Social Development as part of the OECS Juvenile Justice Reform (JJR) Project. National Co-ordinator of the Project, Merissa Finch says the Ministry carried out a pilot programme dubbed: The Sixteen Now Campaign with three Secondary Schools in the… Continue Reading →