International Event 2021

The Kyoto Congress

Crime Congress – That's a wrap!

The first ever hybrid UN Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice concluded in Kyoto, Japan on 12 March 2021.

Hybrid Format at The Kyoto Congress - Behind The Scene

For the first time, the UN Crime Congress is happening in a hybrid format with over 5000 participants joining from around the world.
See what it takes to create a virtual space where participants can meet, exchange, and network remotely.

COVID-19 and the effect on people incarcerated across the world

COVID-19 has had a particularly devastating effect on people incarcerated around the world. Overcrowding and limited access to healthcare have made the effects of the pandemic worse for many prisoners.

Kick-off Crime Congress in Kyoto

The 14th United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice took place in a hybrid format in Kyoto, Japan from 7 to 12 March 2021.