John Jay College of Criminal Justice

For the funding of the 2014 bi-annual international conference in Athens with a general theme of “Contending Approaches to Justice and World Order”. The conference will take place over 3 days, include keynote speeches and a number of interactive workshops, and achieve an expected attendance of 250 people from 40 countries – including reps from law enforcement services, academics and human rights NGOs.

An international leader in education for justice, John Jay College of Criminal Justice of The City University of New York offers liberal arts and professional studies to undergraduate and graduate students from more than 135 countries.  In teaching, scholarship and research, the College approaches justice as an applied art and science in service to society and as an ongoing conversation about fundamental human desires for fairness, equality and the rule of law. The College houses the Center on International Human Rights, the Center on Terrorism, the Center for Cybercrime Studies, and the Institute for Criminal Justice Ethics.