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Reducing Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Juvenile Justice Certificate Program
7/28/2014 - 8/1/2014
Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Event Contact:
Registrar
Center for Juvenile Justice Reform
202-687-4942
jjreform@georgetown.edu
http://cjjr.georgetown.edu/certprogs/racialdisparities/racialdisparities.html
Sponsoring Organization(s):
Center for Juvenile Justice Reform
Additional Information:
This event is an intensive training designed to support local jurisdictions in their efforts to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in their juvenile justice systems.

The three primary goals of this event are to help jurisdictions reduce:
1. Overrepresentation of youth of color in the juvenile justice system;
2. Disparate treatment of youth of color as compared to white youth within the juvenile justice system; and
3. Unnecessary entry and movement deeper into the juvenile justice system for youth of color.