The Safety and Violence Initiative (SaVI) at the University of Cape Town will be hosting a conference titled, Violence Prevention, Safety Promotion and the Sustainable Development Goals which will take place from 15-16 October 2018.
The Safety and Violence Initiative (SaVI) at the University of Cape Town is inviting abstracts for papers to be given at a conference titled ‘‘Preventing violence and promoting safety in fragile and insecure environments’‘. The conference will be taking place from 27-28 November 2017. Abstracts must be submitted via email by 6 October 2017 to: firstname.lastname@example.org .
The South African Urban Safety Reference Group invites all interested parties to a roundtable discussion, the purpose of which is to facilitate a city-level interpretation of official crime statistics, to profile individual city approaches and strategies based on the State of Urban Safety in South Africa Report 2016
This premier annual event brings together researchers, academics, policy makers and practitioners with an interest in criminology and associated disciplines to discuss research findings and exchange ideas.
Prevention Institute and its co-sponsors are excited to present an in-person and webcast event with visionary thinkers Dinesh Mohan and Dick Jackson. Streets are in many ways at the heart of our communities, and street design can shape health outcomes in powerful ways. Yet street design isn’t enough: Residents need safe places to play, great destinations, and a thriving local economy.
The seminar will launch a special edition of the Institute for Security Studies journal, South African Crime Quarterly. This edition, on the prevention of violence in South Africa, was guest edited by Elizabeth Dartnall and Anik Gevers from the Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) at the South African Medical Research Council.