Date/Time: 
10/27/2012 - 8:00am to 10/29/2012 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
999 Ninth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Healthy Masculinity Action Project
Event Contact
Contact Email: 
info@healthymasculinity.org
Description: 

The Healthy Masculinity Summit is something different. There will be no presentations, no slideshows, and no lectures. There will be story gathering, conversations, and a more participatory environment.The Summit is the beginning of a new movement for creating a healthier world, and you can be a vital voice in shaping that movement. Women and men from all walks of life will be coming to Washington, DC, October 27-29 to envision a healthier future, a world where masculinity is defined through inner strength and not through violence. Will you be a founder of this movement? Will you bring your unique perspective on healthy masculinity to this first-of-its-kind Summit?  Spaces are limited and registration closes October 7. 

Date/Time: 
04/23/2011 (All day)
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Stop The Silence, Inc.
Contact Phone: 
301-464-4791
Description: 

Join PAVE at The Race to Stop the Silence, a 5-10K annual foot race/walk, is conducted yearly (2011 is the seventh annual) during April (Child Abuse Prevention Month) to raise mass awareness about child sexual abuse. The Race is an upbeat, educational, and motivational event that brings in support from government, corporate, foundation and private individuals and attracts over 1,200 people, reaches millions through media outreach in relation to it, and draws notable speakers each year.
 
More information is avaliable online.

Date/Time: 
09/19/2013 - 11:30am to 2:00pm
Location
Address: 

Rayburn House Office, Building 2226
Washington, DC

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
National Institute of Justice
Description: 

The investigation of sexual violence requires the very best from our criminal justice system. The individuals who commit these crimes, particularly those of the most violent nature, must be identified, captured, and brought to justice before they assault again. The investigation of these crimes, however, is remarkably complex and requires extensive cooperation and active communication across disciplines.This two-hour Policy and Practices Forum will convene experienced and knowledgeable subject matter experts in various fields contributing to the investigation and processing of cases involving sexual violence. The presenters, whose experience spans decades, will discuss the complex relationship between law enforcement, science, medicine, and the judicial system. As they will explain, innovative jurisdictional practices and scientific research producing valuable solutions and insight can empower our criminal justice system to better respond to acts committed by sexual predators. The result of these enhanced approaches is the better collection of evidence, faster laboratory testing, improved case management, and more reliable prosecution of offenders.

Location

777 North Capitol Street, NE Suite 801
Washington, DC 20002
United States
Phone: 202-842-9330
Fax: 202-842-9329

Phone/Fax

Phone:
202-842-9330
Fax:
202-842-9329
Date/Time: 
07/09/2010 (All day) to 07/15/2010 (All day)
Sponsoring Agency: 
The Center for Juvenile Justice Reform at Georgetown University's Public Policy Institute
Description: 

Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare: Multi-System Integration Certificate Program for Public Sector Leaders

Designed for public agency leaders responsible for developing and implementing policy and practice, this week-long program uses a multisystem, multidisciplinary approach, focusing on efforts that benefit youth involved in more than one system of care.

The Certificate Program is a weeklong program of intensive study for public agency leaders responsible for policy/practice development and implementation in their jurisdictions. The program utilizes a multi-systems and multi-disciplinary approach in focusing on policies, programs and practices that relate to children and youth who are known across systems of care, particularly juvenile justice and child welfare; also known as “crossover youth.”

The purpose of the Certificate Program for Public Sector Leaders is to bring together current and future leaders in public agencies to increase their knowledge about multi-system reform efforts related to crossover youth, improve the operation of their organizations in serving this population, provide an opportunity for the development of collaborative leadership skills, and create a mutually supportive network of individuals across the country committed to systems reform.

 

The application deadline is March 24, 2010.
 

Date/Time: 
08/02/2013 - 8:00am to 08/03/2013 - 4:00pm
Location
Address: 

Patton Boggs

2550 M Street, NW

Washington, DC 20037

City: 
Washington DC
Postal Code: 
20037
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Coalition for Juvenile Justice (CJJ)
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Alexandra Staropoli
Contact Phone: 
1-202-467-0864 Ext. 109
Contact Email: 
staropoli@juvjustice.org
Contact Website: 
http://cjjyouthsummit2013.wordpress.com/
Description: 

The Coalition for Juvenile Justice will host its 2013 Youth Summit on August 2-3, 2013, in Washington, DC. In accordance with the summit theme, “Empowering Young Leaders for Juvenile Justice Reform,” sessions will provide youth leaders with information on juvenile justice basics, disproportionate minority contact, the school-to-prison pipeline, and leadership development. (OJJDP) 

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