2014 National Indian Nations Conference - With support from OVC, the Tribal Law and Policy Institute will host the 14th National Indian Nations Conference
on December 11-13, 2014 on the reservation of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, California. This is the largest U.S. Department of Justice-sponsored Indian Nations conference and the event brought together a diverse audience of providers and stakeholders to share their knowledge, experiences and ideas for developing programs that serve the unique needs of crime victims in Indian Country. The theme for the 2014 conference was "Generational Voices Uniting for Safety, Justice, and Healing".
Visit the Conference Web site to learn more and register. In addition to the workshops, we encourage attendees to visit the OVC exhibit booth to learn about how OVC resources, including publications, grants, and training and technical assistance, can enhance programs in your community.
In August 2012, at the invitation of the U.S. Embassy in Kosovo, under the auspices of the U.S. Department of Justice's Office of Overseas Prosecutorial Development Assistance and Training, Bethany Case, Visiting Fellow, Office for Victims of Crime (OVC), and Shania Kapoor, Visiting Fellow, Office on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, traveled to Kosovo to provide training on child victimization to nearly 40 Kosovar professionals. The training event, titled Child Victimization, took place in Pristina, Kosovo, on August 2931, 2012, and was comprised of 3 full days of content geared toward an audience of victim advocates, shelter workers, and staff from the Centre for Social Work.
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