Justice for Children project updatePeaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies

Professor Jennifer Davidson (CELCIS and Inspiring Children’s Futures) spoke at the ‘Peaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies: SDG 16 implementation and the path towards leaving no one behind’ conference in Rome, on a panel with Justice Albie Sachs (honorary graduand, visiting professor at Strathclyde, former Justice of the South African Constitutional Court and an inspiring, globally recognised champion of civil rights in South Africa during and after apartheid). The theme was ‘Sustainable Development and Access to Justice’. 

Professor Davidson’s input focused on the key messages emerging from the international Justice for Children Initiative she has been commissioned to lead, which aims to support the global achievement the Sustainable Development Goal 16 - a project which CYCJ, CELCIS and Inspiring Children’s Futures are taking forward, with the Office of the UN Special Representative of the Secretary General on Violence Against Children, and the international non-government organisations forming the Child Justice Advocacy Group.