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Governo do Rio de Janeiro: ISP Divulga Dados do Mês de Maio

Por Darcilia Lima

Governo do Rio de Janeiro: ISP Divulga Dados do Mês de Maio

O ISP divulga hoje as incidências Criminais e Administrativas de Segurança do Estado do Rio de Janeiro referentes ao mês de maio de 2017. Os dados são referentes aos Registros de Ocorrência (RO) lavrados nas delegacias de Polícia Civil do Estado do Rio de Janeiro durante o mês.

Dra. Lucía Dammert habla sobre desarme, control de armas y prevención de la violencia y el delito en Latino América

  • 20 July 2017
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Dra. Lucía Dammert habla sobre desarme, control de armas y prevención de la violencia y el delito en Latino América
Dr. Lucía Dammert argues that the prevalence of firearms is a significant challenge for the prevention of violence in Latin America. To address the problem, she recommends an integrated campaign against the constant use of firearms in the region that includes academics, civil society, and governments. More specifically, Dr. Dammert urges Latin American governments to limit arms trafficking and more diligently regulate arms ownership by private businesses. She maintains that community campaigns are essential to change the perception that violence is the only way to resolve conflicts. Citizens must prioritize collective security that ensures the well-being of the entire community over temporary, individual security, which only further divides the community. Dr. Dammert is optimistic that violence will decrease as citizens organize themselves around programs that emphasize peaceful conflict resolution.

IPS: Latin America Lacks Clear Policies to Tackle Human Trafficking

Written by Daniela Pastrana

IPS: Latin America Lacks Clear Policies to Tackle Human Trafficking

Although Mexico is still the main source of migrants to the United States, a rise in the flow of migrants from Central America and South America has been seen in the last few decades, and more recently from the Caribbean, Asia and Africa.

InSight Crime: Argentina Crime Survey is Another Step Toward Transparency

Written by Tristan Clavel

InSight Crime: Argentina Crime Survey is Another Step Toward Transparency

Argentina's first official report on crime victimization in years represents an initial step toward enhancing transparency around security issues, but it is still too early to tell what is driving the trends outlined by the study.

BIDtv: A New Leaf for Youth in Belize

BIDtv: A New Leaf for Youth in Belize

This IDB project in Belize mitigates risk factors that trigger criminal behavior with a focus on vulnerable groups such as youth, women, indigenous populations and Afro-descendants.

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