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Applications Being Accepted for Reducing Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Juvenile Justice Certificate Program

March 30, 2015

Center for Juvenile Justice Reform and Children's Law and Policy logosThe Center for Juvenile Justice Reform (CJJR) at Georgetown University's McCourt School of Public Policy is accepting applications for the Reducing Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Juvenile Justice Certificate Program to be held August 3–7, 2015, in Washington, DC. The program, held in partnership with the Center for Children’s Law and Policy, will focus on strategies for jurisdictions to reduce overrepresentation of youth of color in the juvenile justice system through a data-driven and research-based approach. Subsidies through the Center for Coordinated Assistance to States (CCAS) are available. Apply by May 15, 2015.

CJJR will be hosting a webinar on April 22, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST that will provide an overview of the certificate program. To register for the webinar please click here.

Resources:

Learn more about CJJR’s programs as part of CCAS.

Read “Racial and Ethnic Disparity and Disproportionality in Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice: A Compendium.”

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